Questions for Ada by Umebinyuo

I am ever grateful for facebook and then for Waihuini for sharing all of Ijeoma Umebinyuo’s quotes on facebook and then for my inquiring on where I can find more of her which then led to me buying Umebinyuo’s book on Amazon. As usual I binge-read it in one sitting,I think I was done in…

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Desert Flower by Waris Dirie

I bought myself this book at one of my lowest moments. I had no idea if I would get my visa in time enough to pursue my Construction Studies at Wits. I really had no plan Bs that excited me. The ones that did excite me were beyond my reach, either because my parents did not…

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Yellow Fever

I totally totally love…Ng’endo mukii’s Yellow Fever movie… And Fela Kuti’s Yellow fever song… And I totally hate skin whitening schemes like the one I saw last weekend below… Just saying…

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Keep Fighting the Good Fight

Until you stop breathing Until you stop bleeding Until your heart stops kick-drum beating When it’s hard times When it’s long days And the enemy is right up in your face When your back’s against the ropes and you’re feeling all alone Keep fighting the good fight (Never give up, never give up) Keep letting…

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