Strength in a Shoe

Ngozi Onyinye


With confidence and high expectations, Ngozi Onyinye begins her journey from Nigeria to Canada to join her husband and continue her professional career in human resources and administration. Wearing loafers she inherited from her mother-in-law, Ngozi encounters career disappointment, unexpected barriers due to her Nigerian English accent, and contemplates going back to Nigeria. Can volunteering and a pair of high-heeled shoes change Ngozi’s approach to Canada?

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