The Joy of Being

The Joy of Being

"Even if you did nothing, you are still worthy; worthy of love, of friendship, of happiness, of peace and of laughter. Your "amazingness" does not come from "the things you do" but who you are at your core."- Rachel Eyo When was the last time you enjoyed just being? Just being you; kicking back and [...]

Book Review: I’m Telling The Truth But I’m Lying

Book Review: I’m Telling The Truth But I’m Lying

Title: I’m Telling The Truth But I’m Lying Author: Bassey Ikpi Published By: Harper Perennial Release Date: 2019 Genre: Memoir, Non-fiction Format: Paperback Length: 248 pages Synopsis In this remarkable memoir-in-essays, Basset Ikpi explores her life-as a Nigerian American immigrant, a black woman, a slam poet, a daughter, an artist - through the lens of [...]