The beauty that stood in front of the way was with great responsibilities,

Pápá and Màmá never hesitated to exchanging pleasantries with intense dexterities,

I grew in better health,

Pápá was living in depth of debt,

The victor kept draining water of torment, which lead to Pápá’s death. Continue reading


Nigeria literary icon BUCHI EMECHETA dies @age 72 in London 

“the first book I wrote was The Bride Price which was a romantic book, but my husband burnt the book when he saw it. I was the typical African woman, I’d done this privately, I wanted him to look at it, approve it and he said he wouldn’t read it. And later he burnt the book and I think by that time this urge to write had become more important to me than he realised, and that was the day I said I’m going to leave this marriage and he said “what for, that stupid book” and I said “I just feel you just burn my child” Continue reading Nigeria literary icon BUCHI EMECHETA dies @age 72 in London