Tag Archives Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Half of A Yellow Sun is Coming to a Theater Near You! *faints*: UPDATED

by Monday, April 28, 2014

A few years ago I blogged about reading a book that restored my love for writing. That magical piece of literature was Half of A Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Seriosuly, that book gave me life, schooling me on some Nigerian history, and stirring up emotions inside of me that no book should ever ...

Dear Woman, Who’s Telling Your Story? Is It You?

by Wednesday, March 20, 2013

source: wgs.ou.edu For Harriet and I recently hosted a twitter chat discussing sisterhood in the Black community. We briefly discussed the tragedy of everyone labeling the Black woman, except for the Black woman herself. This is exactly why I do what I do. My story is necessary. Your story is necessary. And just when I couldn't ...