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… Read More Memoirs of a Scorned Woman
Book-The Famished Road Published-March 14, 1991 Author –Ben Okri I was born not just because I had conceived a notion to stay, but because in between my coming and going the great cycles of time had finally tightened around my neck. I prayed for laughter, a life without hunger, I was answered with paradoxes. It… Read More The Famished Road – an exploration of the spiritual and material worlds
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… Read More The Journey So Far -To Me, It’s Not Just Hair!
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… Read More Welcome to my world- Where Kinks and Books meet