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Disturbing the Comfortable

I am a fan of Bookbub. I have tried a lot of books of which I wouldn’t have otherwise known, and found some gems in the process. 565 more words

The Craft

How I Won the Shit Packing Award

Our people say that after the Lizard fell from the Iroko and no one clapped for it, it clapped for itself.
-Igbo Proverb

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Mommy Diaries

Waking up to the Third World

┬áBack in the 1980s I enrolled in a course as part of my undergraduate degree with the Open University (UK) entitled Third World Studies. I was twenty-four and full of awe and amazement and outrage as I learnt about India’s… 989 more words