Picture This…

I get asked a lot why I don't use social media (properly) to promote my blog: why I don't (to the best of my ability) post picturesque photos of myself in the most beautiful parts of the world. I get asked why I don't post photos of myself wearing long flowy dresses in saturated photos … Continue reading Picture This…

Can We Pretend that Airplanes…

The first time I ever noticed airplanes or even thought about being somewhere outside of my home in Accra was when I watched my mother leave. Since then, airplanes have had a strange significance for me: growth. Not growth I intended to have at six years old, but, growth nonetheless. I write about that experience … Continue reading Can We Pretend that Airplanes…

Housewifing in Spain

When I was younger, much younger, I backpacked around Spain without a phone. That was an exciting time in my life but I decided to let that energy stay in my teenage years and not beyond. I am barely twenty-three and I find that I am extremely tired. Constantly trying to be the best at … Continue reading Housewifing in Spain

The Diary of the Tuk Tuk lover: Poland

I finally graduated from university and although my bank account balance is low, I feel ready to see more, do more, and, be more. Like many fresh graduates, I have been thinking a lot about where I'm going in life and how to get there. I'd like to think a lot of my age mates … Continue reading The Diary of the Tuk Tuk lover: Poland

You are so far away

I used to pride myself in always picking a new country to visit instead of being comfortable revisiting the same one over and over. And then, I fell in love; none of these new adventures mattered anymore; I had found the one adventure I wanted to pursue and no distance could stop me. Until I … Continue reading You are so far away