Cola Bennett’s life has been filled with multiple traumas – from being sexually assaulted on several occasions to losing her precious son at the age of 8. Cola isn’t new here. We first published her story 3 years ago when she had just published her book.
I reached back out to Cola because I knew grief is no stranger to her. She speaks openly about her struggles and has such a genuine spirit. She made time in her schedule and we talked about her grieving process and how she has managed to keep going after her losses.
Read Cola’s original story below:
Vimbai E. is a writer, journalist, ghostwriter and the founder of The Weight She Carries. With hundreds of articles publishing online, in print and for broadcast, her love of language and storytelling shines through every piece of writing that bears her name.