After spending almost two weeks here in India, It would be a great disservice on my part if I do not blog about it because India is just beautiful. The thought of moving to India for two months both excited & filled me with loads of apprehension. My flight from Accra to Addis Ababa was… Continue reading Incredible India
You’ve met this cute guy, who is lots and lots of fun and you are convinced that he’s the stuff that sweet dreams are made of and everything is going on perfectly. Well, almost. His best friend is a girl. That’s not so bad, right? No? Ok. Does it matter? Having a girl for a… Continue reading So your Boyfriend’s Best friend is a girl…
Just because it’s Monday, and I’m crushing on Toni Morrison. Home was my first Toni Morrison novel and I loved it. Here are 2 quotes from Home.
“his bed was where they slept and where the great thing people warned about or giggled about took place. It was not so much painful as dull. Cee thought it would get better later. Better turned out to be simply more, and while the quantity increased, its pleasure lay in its brevity.”
-Toni Morrison, Home
“Misery don’t call ahead. That’s why you have to stay awake—otherwise it just walks on in your door.” – Toni Morrison
Looking at the traffic, it was almost 7 o’clock. She walked hurriedly towards the CMB building. She was late. Now everyone will be gone. Everyone but probably Papa Ali, and that was better than nobody. He is always the last one. Stingy old man. Please let Papa Ali be there. Please She prayed silently. Today,… Continue reading Flash Fiction 5: A day in life
I woke up and immediately reached for my phone. No messages from him. Then Beep! Hey Good morning u up? Love. It doesn’t matter the number of times you have done it. Or the number of times you’ve been burnt by it, each time, its very different. And you allow yourself to think that this… Continue reading Falling in love