Elizabeth Kasongo

Stories from Elizabeth Kasongo

Like former South African President Nelson Mandela said, “There is no easy walk to freedom anywhere, and many of us will have to pass through the valley of the shadow of death again and again before we reach the mountaintop of our desires.” This meant something to me when I read it the first time because I was reminded of the struggles I had to go through in order to “climb the mountaintop of [my] desires” and find peace in my world that I lived.