Memoirs of a Scorned Woman

Book: SO LONG A LETTER Author: Mariama Bâ (Translated by Modupe Bode-Thomas in 1981) Genre: African Literature Pages: 96 Mariama Ba’s So Long a Letter is a very lengthy letter that recounts the stories of two friends and their husbands who lived in Senegal during the post-colonial period of national reformulation, capturing the story of…

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The Journey So Far -To Me, It’s Not Just Hair!

This day last year (September 3, 2015, a Thursday to be specific) I had the day off at work and my neighbor came around to gist. Somewhere along the line, we moved on to the topic of hair, natural hair especially. We talked about every possible reason people keep natural hair and how much it…

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Welcome to my world- Where Kinks and Books meet

Hello everyone, welcome to my Blog (Finally!). I have had this desire for God knows how long, but never got around to taking the plunge. My Natural hair would be One Year old on Friday, September 2, 2016 and earlier in the week; I wrote down a long epistle about my natural hair journey and…

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