because guessing just isn’t enough sometimes

It is said that everyone has friends for every stage of their life, but only lucky ones have the same friends in all stages of their lives.

But lifelong friendships are built with give — and — take interactions, and fortified with shared values and interests.

There are certain novels and shows that romanticize the ins and outs of friendship. …


Who’s your favourite author?

What kind of literature speaks to you?

Is it Hemingway, for his mastery of dialogue? Or are you wistful for Shakespearean Victorian era?

For centuries, especially for those in the West, choice of literature did not often include those written by Africans. As the likes of Achebe, Soyinka, Senghor, wa Thiong’o grew to develop styles known as cultural relativism and negritude in the 19th century, modern African literature began to gain international acclaim.

In the 1960s, as several African nations claimed their independence from Europeans, the euphoria of the new found ‘freedom’ died down quickly as…

Bernice Owusu Agyeman

Storyteller of Life

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