Woman Seeking Solace, is a short story written by Jade Novelist.
It traces the steps of a woman trying to find herself again, whilst trying to exist within a polygamous marriage. Her journey of self-discovery, brings to light a secret she wants to keep hidden. A tale of love, tribalism, betrayal, marriage and motherhood.
Our protagonist finds her-self questioning the societal norms of her community.
Her story beings with her battle against the misogyny faced by many of the woman in the town she comes from.
She shares her story not to alter minds but rather to reflect on her journey into womanhood; a journey that begins with the revelation of a big secret.