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What’s in a name?

I once again get to cheat because the #30DayAfriBlogger topic is very similar to the #BlogTemberChallenge by AfroBloggers. The first one is My Totem (which I actually had to have explained to me because it means how your family is identified in Zimbabwe) and…

September 3, 2017
Nkem Story

Summer 2015 Recap

With a week left before I head out to France, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on my amazing summer. Like any summer, it started out with a huge to-do list and ended up with a sad amount crossed off (i.e., not much…

September 15, 2015
Food for Thought

On whether or not Americanah is a love story.

If someone said that Americanah by Chiamanda Adichie¬†was a romance novel, I would tell them they are sadly mistaken and should perhaps reread the book. Yes, love was a part of this book, but the role it played was more of beautifully decorated book…

February 27, 2015