Africa · Ghana · Musings · Opinion

ROOTS II

*I don’t like to write an intro before the main article but my two pieces on Roots, Roots I and Roots II, are the kind that one finds really hard to translate emotions into words. I wish I could adequately express everything I felt while watching the miniseries but I have come to the realisation… Continue reading ROOTS II

Africa · Ghana · Musings · Opinion

ROOTS I

*I don’t like to write an intro before the main article but my two pieces on Roots, Roots I and Roots II, are the kind that one finds really hard to translate emotions into words. I wish I could adequately express everything I felt while watching the miniseries but I have come to the realisation… Continue reading ROOTS I

Africa · Ghana · Musings · Nigeria

Too Foreign To Be Local

Have you ever felt that returning Ghanaian diasporans seem fake? They come from their great jobs or excellent schools, handling the latest and most expensive gadgets, speaking wonderful English with such exquisite accents, drinking bottled water instead of sachet water and commuting in costlier taxis instead of our beloved trotros. Those who come down to… Continue reading Too Foreign To Be Local

Ghana · Musings

DEALING WITH COMMITMENT ISSUES

I have commitment issues. Yeah, I know. It’s almost as if that’s the default excuse for guys unwilling to commit to relationships these days. It’s almost as good as the “It’s not you; it’s me” excuse for getting out of relationships. However, my commitment issues in this case have nothing to do with romantic relationships***… Continue reading DEALING WITH COMMITMENT ISSUES