The Place Where I’m From

    Just yesterday I got to discover a lot about my place of origin ("place of origin..." sounded so funny in my head), we were having our regular morning devotion and typical me was half concentrated on what my mom was saying. The gospel she preached was something about the powers of this world … Continue reading The Place Where I’m From

Up and running

(Queen writes) There's a faith we all share in common. We all go to bed with a strong faith of seeing the break of a new day, a new sun, another 7am. Just like me and you too, someone else somewhere said "I'll do that tomorrow" "I'll go there tomorrow" But never did that or … Continue reading Up and running

No longer at ease by Chinua Achebe

No Longer at Ease is a 1960 novel by Nigerian author Chinua Achebe. It is the story of an igbo man, Obi Okonkwo, who leaves his village for a British education and a small job in the Nigerian colonial civil service, but struggles to get in line with the Western lifestyle and ends up taking a bribe. The novel is the … Continue reading No longer at ease by Chinua Achebe

Things fall apart by Chinua Achebe

Things Fall Apart is a novel written during the colonial era of Nigeria, written by Nigerian author Chinua Achebe in 1958. It is seen as the archetypal modern African novel in English. This novel basically has its setting in the igbo traditional lifestyle . It tells the tale of Okonkwo, a local village leader and local wrestling champion in the fictional … Continue reading Things fall apart by Chinua Achebe