The kingdom of Dahomey is one my father once told me about. He said that they gave the white men a tough time. Even after he watched this movie, he says the story of Jaja of Opobo also needs to be told. 😍 Slave trade was the reigning business. It made kingdoms rich and their… Continue reading Movie Review : The Woman King
Author: Booky Glover Oyindamola
Movie Review : Aníkúlápó
My brother has been bashing this movie since he watched it. A few days back, I read an article about how mentioning a particular art work is a means of paying the creator – whether it is written work, a painting, a song or a movie. For a work to receive both negative and positive… Continue reading Movie Review : Aníkúlápó
God has forgotten me
Some people say we shouldn’t disturb God because he has more important things to do than get involved in the affairs of our lives. After all, he controls the cosmos and the stars, the seasons and the planet; I’m just a tiny speck of dust compared to the whole universe.We couldn’t be more wrong. He… Continue reading God has forgotten me
Leadership Be-attitude : How to lead at winning
You can make many plans,but the Lord’s purpose will prevail.Proverbs 19:21 NLT And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love Godand are called according to his purpose for them.Romans 8:28 NLT If your attitude is going to change, you need an encounter with God, that will change how… Continue reading Leadership Be-attitude : How to lead at winning
The Return of Efunsetan Aniwura
Death is the doorway to new life. We live today. We shall live again. In many forms we shall return. The Egyptian Prayer of Resurrection *** August, 1993 The sun was risen at the top of the mountains. At Oyo, Iyalaje was groaning, she was in pains and laborious breath. It was as though she… Continue reading The Return of Efunsetan Aniwura
WHAT DOES BEING IN LOVE FEEL LIKE?
Lia explained what being in love feels like to her. I smiled. It does sound like a 20 year old me. After many years of dating scene and finally getting married to my husband, I have true picture of what love looks and feels like. Love is more than that squishy feeling in your heart… Continue reading WHAT DOES BEING IN LOVE FEEL LIKE?
Still – One Liner Wednesday
Image credit Booky Glover I was born when I touched her still form, as she lay there still. One Liner Wednesday hosted by Linda G. Hill One Liner Wednesday Badge by Laura @ riddlefromthemiddle.com
Music Review : Ameno Amapiano Remix (You wanna Bamba) by Goya Menor & Nektunz
I came across this song on people’s reels and stories, so I got interested. What is this song all about? Is there a meaning to this or is it just another Naija vibes without deep roots. I took more interest when I saw a white lady jamming to the song, that was when I knew… Continue reading Music Review : Ameno Amapiano Remix (You wanna Bamba) by Goya Menor & Nektunz
Is cheating gender-based?
We all know what it means to cheat on another person. When we were kids, we regarded cheating as someone who takes away what rightfully belongs to us. We call it cheating. Cheating in a relationship means you are sexually unfaithful to your partner. You decide to have sex outside the confines of your marriage… Continue reading Is cheating gender-based?