The adulting series: Trying to get back on my feet

Hello my lovelies, this is the last post of the series. I am a bit sad because it’s time we say goodbye to this series but it doesn’t mean that we shouldn’t have these conversations. A big thank you to my agemates ‘the 25-year-olds’, who agreed to share their adult stories. Being 25 has beenContinue reading “The adulting series: Trying to get back on my feet”

A book review- A Broken People’s Playlist

Author:Chimeka GarricksCover rating: 5/5Overall rating:4/5Themes: family, grief, death, relationships, culture, music, depression, corruption, violence, funeral rites “My mother was so proud of her temper that she wore frowns like medals of honour.” SummaryAs someone who likes reading sad stories, I enjoyed reading this book and the title didn’t disappoint me.A broken People’s playlist is aContinue reading “A book review- A Broken People’s Playlist”

Baba’s return

Hello my lovelies hope you are well. I missed you so much and I look forward to sharing my stories with you❤ The catering team served a delicious breakfast this morning. Chiko and I  had more than two servings, if Ma wasn’t in a sad state she could have scolded us. “You should have aContinue reading “Baba’s return”

Take a walk in the library

Hello my lovely, how is 2022 treating you? Here are some of the quotes from the books that I read but failed to review on The Baobab. The stories were raw and I could see parts of myself in these stories. Now that I am forgiven😅 do read the quotes and look for these sevenContinue reading “Take a walk in the library”

A review-Notes on Grief

“How is it that the world keeps going, breathing in and out unchanged, while in my soul there is a permanent scattering?” -Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Chimamanda takes her readers on an emotional journey as she explores the emotions she felt around the time that she lost her Father. The book is based on true eventsContinue reading “A review-Notes on Grief”

I was not ready to say goodbye

There was a time I was hopeful that you would call and apologize for leaving without saying goodbye. I wanted you to hold me so tight and never let me go. I remember crying myself to sleep every night because my life was incomplete without you. You made me smile, laugh and I adored you.Continue reading “I was not ready to say goodbye”

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