We Should All Be Feminists

Author: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie 2014 We should all be feminists can be seen by some as a bold statement. This book is the embodiment of what feminism is today : gender equality. Something that will benefit both men and women by rethinking gender roles, relaxing social norms and providing an equal ground to all. AContinue reading “We Should All Be Feminists”

Live from the Afrikan Resistance!

Poetry, more than any genre, is a very personal thing. I could read a poem that absolutely moves me, which could leave you completely cold. In the same way, cultural issues in any country are equally very intimate affairs, strongly influenced by one’s youth, one’s community, one’s reading habits and entourage. Those who know me,Continue reading “Live from the Afrikan Resistance!”

The Wisdom of Trees

Science has revealed that just the image of trees or nature in hospital beds, as opposed to plain brick walls or parking lots, can increase the recovery time of hospitalized patients. For many of us, just thinking of trees or being around trees can bring about a sense of calm, wonder and it can evenContinue reading “The Wisdom of Trees”