Changing The Status Quo

The Next Second

Kwansie froze as she listened to the voice on the other end of the line. “Come again?” she asked. “I just had an accident Kwansie”, her brother, Boateng, repeated matter-of-factly. Kwansie wondered why he was so calm when she couldn’t even keep a firm grip on her steering wheel…her hands […]

Growing Pains

Ever heard the saying “Don’t grow up, it’s a trap!”? If you want everything easy and in just a short matter of time, with no responsibilities, then growing up is not for you…and I don’t only mean age-wise, but on a maturity level as well. Crybaby Let me confess…I always […]

The Fragrant Rose

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner; shops are putting up their red décor, people are planning how to make the day memorable for their special someone without breaking the bank etc. The Dispatch I came across a dispatch rider holding tightly onto a large bouquet of roses whilst maneuvering […]

LOOKING AROUND

Have you ever found yourself worrying so much about tomorrow that before you realized it, you missed today? I certainly have. One Day at a Time Not too long ago, I adopted a mantra “One day at a time“; a few words that carry so much weight in my life. […]

What a Year!

“Everything had to happen exactly as it did to get you where you’re going next!” – Mandy Hale I can’t believe 2018 is almost up. In some ways it’s been one loooong year, but in other ways the year has just whizzed by. I was reflecting on what I could […]

A Girl’s Rant (2)

Manza looked out the window and smiled. Any moment from now, Naa’s fiancé, Papa Kwame would be walking through the gate. She could already see the full squad in their colorful caftans, standing outside obviously gearing up to cheer their boy on. Papa was adjusting his kente cloth and couldn’t […]