#AkeFest2016: A Promising Beginning.

I desperately wanted to attend the Ake Book Festival this year, but I couldn’t because of an important trip I had to make. But thankfully, my darling Phidelia whose short story  I featured a while ago here was there and she has given me permission to re share her account from phideliaimiegha.com, which I am super super grateful for….


Author; Anthony Doerr  (American) Genre; Historical Fiction Publisher/Year of 1st Publication: Scribner. May 6th 2014 Number of Pages; 531 (my paperback copy) Prizes won; The Pulitzer prize for fiction 2015 and Andrew Carnegie medal for excellence in Fiction (2015) Price; £8.99 Other Titles; The shell collector, Four Seasons in Rome.     This book has…


Author; Chigozie Obioma (Nigerian) Genre; Fiction Publisher/Year of Publication; Little Brown and Company, April 2015 Number of Pages; 295 (hard copy) Price; $26.00 Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2015

MARCH BOOK REVIEW; BIG MAGIC; Creative Living Beyond Fear

I didn’t agree with everything in this book. Some parts left me saying hmmmmm really? That doesn’t sound right. But the parts I did agree with left me nodding my head and fist bumping like we do in church these days. They also left me gladly smiling at the realisation of the fact that I’m…

2016 IN VIEW

Happy New year guys. I hope the holiday season was both fun and refreshing. I am trying not to do a New year new hope, new this and that kind of post, so you can stop reading once its begins to feel like that. LOL. Just kidding. Please keep reading.

2015; Report and Highlights

Hey guys, hope we all had a good christmas holiday. I did. Lot’s of food, gifts and surprises. So just as I was about to upload this last post for the year, I got my wordpress 2015 report which made me so happy because of all the details in it. But apparently I wrote a…

A Deux

On today’s feature, Oyinkan writes for eclectictope.com great ideas for that delicate and important first date. Enjoy!!! So last Friday, I accepted an invite to have drinks and barbecue with a bunch of entertaining guys. Its funny how unmarried people start off by talking about work, News, sports, a movie, a celeb and somehow end…