Tagged: Family

LIFE IN SUMMARY II.

The following morning, the air was cloudless, peaceful. And the atmosphere was back to life with mother singing as she prepared breakfast in the kitchen: “ekeledili chineke, ekeledili mu aya, ekelidi mun o so,...

LIFE IN SUMMARY.

Daddy no! Please daddy, it’s Nnena! Nnena! I said in tears as he held on to my neck as though about to strangle me. He jerked his face away from where I sat at...

Becoming Somebody I.

Mama, I hear the field is green and the roses are red The wildflowers are growing in the farmlands and I just wonder when the girls will be one, Mama When will the girls...

Harvest of Love.

How has your heart been made? Like a starship made to fly? Can you stop falling in love? Like seeds sown to grow Can feelings never ever blossom into flowers or Grow into plants...

Being Black Mean.

There’s none better than the other. Black and White are colors made up by men to cause disparity among races that come from the mating of same sperm and egg but due to the...

NNEM O (Mother).

A beautiful caramel and a petal like vegetable leaf Strong, delicate and remarkable as an African Seductive, innocent, pure and talented African oyibo

Herbal Drink.

A glowing beautiful melanin or white skin, a healthy human system – danger to sickness and diseases, have you ever wondered just like me how both the poor and rich of the African society...

BEBE: IFE MI.

Let me love you with the whole of me It should not matter whether you would do the same The thought of loosing you haunts me every night And I am loosing my mind...

The Power of the African Culture with Simi.

In an interview held in a two-room, well-conditioned office with Afro-pop and Afro-soul singer, Simisola Ogunleye born in Ondo State, she described herself as simple, honest, creative, happy and a hustler. When asked about...