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The Balinese Nyepi Festival ( Day Of Silence)

The Balinese Nyepi Festival ( Day Of Silence)

I got to experience Bali’s Nyepi festival (also known as the day of silence) on 17 March. Frankly, in the days leading up to this significant observance for Hindu’s in Bali, I didn’t know why signs kept shooting up about it, and wondered if it […]

5 Ideal Places To Stay In Bali-Indonesia

5 Ideal Places To Stay In Bali-Indonesia

Being the wanderer that I am, it is normal for me to roam from place to place. Often times when i travel, its rare that i will stay at one accommodation or one location for the whole of my trip. I book different rooms for […]

6 Reasons To Love Bali – Indonesia

6 Reasons To Love Bali – Indonesia

So its been a while since I posted up here after my new year resolutions post. As I had said in that list, there are many things I want to achieve this year and I have been able to achieve two of them so far….. […]

WEIRD QUESTIONS I GET ASKED ABOUT AFRICA

WEIRD QUESTIONS I GET ASKED ABOUT AFRICA

I find it surprising when people think Africa is a country and most times I find it annoying when asked this questions that my reply comes of as rude. I am like, Africa is a  continent with 52 countries  and Ghana is a country in […]

CHAPTER 15

CHAPTER 15

‘No mum’,’ I mean yes ‘Ellen replied. Realising her mother wasn’t happy with her answer she added; I choose different sets of school and she only had this school in common with me. It’s not my fault she got the same school as me.   She […]

CHAPTER 14

CHAPTER 14

Ellen laughed off Amanda’s comment. Amanda was always carefree about everything. ‘Hey kitty, I got to go now my mother is ready, see you there. Amanda hanged up. Ellen looked forward to seeing her friend. She went through her phone and switched it off as […]

SEASON GREETINGS

SEASON GREETINGS

Its that merry time of the season where families come together to show love. Its a season of togetherness and to appreciate friendships and the people we have in our lives. Today,i am not writing about my kinky hair or my therapy travel but to […]

THE PHILIPPINES AND ME

THE PHILIPPINES AND ME

Coming to the Philippines my initial fear or my constant fear of going to any country for that matter is being discriminated against or disrespected due to my racial group which of course is like a worry for any cautious black person who travels. Though […]

SELF LOVE

SELF LOVE

I remember most times staring at myself in the mirror and not happy at the reflection staring back at me. The stretch marks, the side rolls the kinky African hair the size 8 full-figured body, the huge thighs that rub together and being disgusted at […]

TRAVELING WHILST KINKY

TRAVELING WHILST KINKY

Being an African girl and not really into hair extensions and I am constantly rocking my natural hair either in a high puff after twist out. Actually its my signature look and i love it. Most times i constantly watch YouTube videos the whole day […]


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