Americanah: My Thoughts So Far

So I have been the biggest fan of Chimamanda since we all first heard her speech in Beyonce’s music video “Flawless”. However, being the fussy reader that I am, I have been putting off buying her books, despite the raving comments I heard. To be honest, when I think about why it took me so…

Full Book Review: To Kill A Mockingbird

It has been two weeks now since I finished reading To Kill a Mockingbird; during a DMC that I engaged in with one of my friends today we found ourselves questioning whether setbooks in high school were purposefully chosen in order of disfunctionality or was it based on how closely the novel represented real life? This…

The Journey To Unbecoming

Not having it all together basically means that at a point everything was once in place and complete… But somewhere along the way things fell apart and you couldn’t get them to fit back just right; so you went along holding on to the displacement that you fooled yourself into believing was life. The thing…

An Ode To TravelĀ 

Monday’s reared its ugly head again but I refuse to let my travel inspo go to waste so I decided to try something a little different! My very first Ode :). Some may say “if you like it then you better put a ring on it” but I think writing an Ode about it is…

Sunday, Zen-day!

  There is something so therapeutic about blogging in general but moreso blogging on a Sunday. It’s almost as if this is the moment when the world takes its time to pause, breathe and renew.  Taking advantage of this stillness can become an opportunity for us to renew ourselves as well, and prepare to take…