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Rolling over the bridge was almost heaven.

Courtesy Picture: Meganli Earlier this month, a fellow afroblogger Makaitah wrote a piece https://makaitahrogue.wordpress.com/2021/09/20/this-maybe-goodbye/ that had the whole community stretching their usual limits to reach out to her. We later had a club house session and in summary I applaud her courage, her ability to be so authentically honest. She encourages everyone of us to… Continue reading Rolling over the bridge was almost heaven.

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Atleast you were not hurt: Toxic Positivity.

Space where my TV once stood. I have heard so many phrases said repeatedly like Rest in Peace and I figured it must really feel terrible. Little did I know that the words, "Atleast, you were not hurt", could affect me so vehemently. On the 25th Day of August 2021, I woke up to a… Continue reading Atleast you were not hurt: Toxic Positivity.

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Born In Africa!- August rush #4

This afternoon we had the monthly Afrobloggers meet up and the topic this month was "Rebranding Africa Through Storytelling." The challenge lay in bloggers using their platforms to tell the African story enabling us to change narratives, create an impact and also create movements in portraying the beauty and potential that is Africa. As I… Continue reading Born In Africa!- August rush #4

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Adia- Oliver Ngoma goodness – August Rush #3

I'm even humming along to Cherie...... nanananananana. This is a classic that has stood the test of time. Once it is played at a party, one cannot help but stand up and swing arms around. It blends all generations and keeps to evolve to suit those who come after. While I don't know the lyrics… Continue reading Adia- Oliver Ngoma goodness – August Rush #3

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Out of the rubble! August Rush#1

So https://yongyera.com/ proposed an August rush challenge where we go musical writing about songs that have meaning and or have impacted us in one way or another. Last weekend as I listened to the old church basement album by Maverick City Music and Elevation Worship. While very many of the songs have been a buzz… Continue reading Out of the rubble! August Rush#1