I want to be loved; but that’s not all. I want the whole world to know that I am loved. I want Facebook statuses dedicated to me. I want Instagram posts of cute pictures of me with captions declaring undying love. I also want tweets, lots of them, with my Twitter handle and the word ‘love’ combined in the most succinct, poetic ways. I deserve … Continue reading My One, True Love Doesn’t Have Facebook
Here’s what I think is a very interesting look for your ‘nappy’ hair. I had fun with it. I was inspired by the mo-hawk (aka ‘fro-hawk), and the male punk cut. Easy peasy! Have fun with it! xoxo Continue reading The Punk ‘Fro
I’m using a popular blogger term for one of my biggest discoveries this year (I know the year is early yet; and if you already know him l know I’m a bit stale): JONATHAN McREYNOLDS http://www.jonathanmcreynolds.com/ It’s a haul because after I stumbled upon two of his videos on YouTube, you can believe I went on my phone and bought (in case you missed the … Continue reading Music “Haul”!!!
I have just randomly come across this article by a professor in my school. Imagine my surprise when I discovered that this relatively young white man had recently written about Boko Haram. Of course, I lapped up every single word of the article. And afterward? My heart bled. Here it is: http://www.gq-magazine.co.uk/comment/articles/2014-02/04-/boko-haram-nigeria-islamic-terrorists My heart wept for the thousands of lives lost, stories that were not … Continue reading Are we going to sit by and watch?
The video pretty much says it all: Inspired by my thoughts, I decided to harmonise this popular song: Continue reading Contemplating Jesus
So, my music love well-established, I’ve decided to do something to create some. This song started playing in head- Jesus I love You (I think most Nigerians should know it, it’s very catchy anyway). And along with its constant repeat in my brain, some interesting harmonies came. I put them together, and this is my first foray (well, not first first, just the first I … Continue reading First Foray
After a couple of months with kinky twists on, I was dreaming about taking them out and trying a new style. The style? Bantu Knots. I had seen all sorts of magnificent pictures online; and could just imagine how glorious the curls would look on me. All the while ignoring that majority of people I had seen do it had temporarily straightened or stretched out … Continue reading Bantu Knots Not! (featuring Mama)