Book Review: The Fishermen by Chigozie Obioma

Hatred is a leech: The thing that sticks to a person’s skin; that feeds off them and drains the sap out of one’s spirit. It changes a person, and does not leave until it has sucked the last drop of peace from them. It clings to ne’s skin, the way a leech does, burrowing deeper… Continue reading Book Review: The Fishermen by Chigozie Obioma

Book Review: What a Time to be Alone by Chidera Eggerue

There's no shame in pain. Feel it all and remind yourself that whatever it is that you are feeling right now- be it happiness, sadness or even boredom- is temporary and will pass like the seasons do.

Book Review: Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

There's more at stake here than just slavery, my brother. It's a question of who will own the land, the people, the power. You cannot stick a knife in a goat and then say, Now I will remove my knife slowly, so let things be easy and clean, let there be no mess. There will… Continue reading Book Review: Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

Book Review: Women’s Liberation and the African Freedom Struggle by Thomas Sankara

Too busy to give the necessary attention to her children, too exhausted to think of herself, the woman continues to slave away- wheel of fortune, wheel of friction, drive wheel, spare wheel, Ferris wheel. Broken on the wheel and bullied, women, our sisters and wives, pay for having created life.

2017 Recap: Top Ten Books

Happy New Year!!! Seems like yesterday everyone was wishing their loved ones a happy 2017 and one hour later, 2018 is upon us! Well whatever 2017 presented you with, here's to an amazing, hope-filled year. A year full of endless opportunities entwined with prosperity and success Taking a look back at what 2017 was like… Continue reading 2017 Recap: Top Ten Books