The latest episode of Grown-ish (Season 2, Episode 7) entitled ‘Messy’ uses the pretext of a new “Enthusiastic Sober Consent” policy to discuss the sticky topic of consent. The theoretical policy, which requires that “mutual voluntary consent is communicated clearly before and during any sexual activity” is introduced on the CalU campus as a result … More Grown-ish on Sexual Consent
I’ve wanted to write about colourism for over a year now– and in fact this post has been sitting in my drafts since September 2017 –but I haven’t managed to write it for a number of reasons. What, above all, has stopped me from writing about it sooner is the simple fact that I am a … More Colourism. We need to talk about it.
Is anyone else tired of feeling like they have to play the dating game? My blog isn’t exactly the place where you’d expect to find anything remotely to do with dating, much less is a twenty two year old grandma whose bedtime is at 9:30PM a likely candidate to give any real dating advice (I know … More Tired of playing the (dating) game
Pre-warning: this review has spoilers. This summer I wanted read more stories written by West African authors about the culture and everyday lives of individuals before and during the trans-atlantic slave-trade. I have in the past read the household authors, Chimanda Ngozi Adichie, and Chinua Achebe who deal with themes very much in line with … More The Hundred Wells of Salaga by Ayesha Harruna Attah
Cyprus is a place where you can experience various different types of holidays. If you’re a lounging by the pool side kind of person, then a luxury holiday villa in Paphos might be for you, if you’re a beach holiday kind of person well Cyprus has them in abundance. Adventurous? Take to the Troodos mountains for … More Cyprus
Situated in the province of Avellino, Campania in Southern Italy, Zungoli has been named one of the most beautiful villages in Italy. It holds the orange flag (la Bandiera arancione), a prestigious recognition awarded by the Touring Club Italiano to small towns for excellency in tourism, hospitality and the environment. Indeed, if you want to … More Zungoli, Italy
France just won the World Cup and today I also finally made it to the Château de Versailles, what a great time to be in France.