Through Chimamanda Adichie I saw a side of the rising sun

I shivered, cried, stared into blank space, laughed out loud, closed my eyes in embarrassment, thought hard about life, wrote interesting pieces just because of Chimamanda Adichie’s Half Of A Yellow Sun. I had read another book by her, The Thing Around Your Neck which my lovely sister, Kemi reviewed here but I did not expect what … More Through Chimamanda Adichie I saw a side of the rising sun

JENNY TOMLIN’S “SWEETIE”

The setting of the story is London, the year is 1976, and the weather is hot and oppressive. The language of the story is raw and unapologetic. The story is boldly written and ends with jungle justice. Meted out by the women whose children have been molested, killed and damaged and supported by women who decided that it isn’t worth it waiting for justice to catch up with the unfriendly neighbour. … More JENNY TOMLIN’S “SWEETIE”