• Non-Christian Literatures,  Reviews

    Deborah Akingboye's 'FADING AWAY': A Tale of Abuse, Love and Betrayal

    Hello Ibukunwrites lovers! Happy Weekend. . . or let me just say Happy New Week already because it’s Sunday in a bit.  Reviews are the perfect way to launch into the new week. Why is that? Why is because it helps you in itemizing what you need to spend your money on during the week in preparation for the coming weekend and one of the things I love to do apart from sleeping during the weekends is read some good and amazing books – books that get you changing reading positions because you just want to find the proper reading position to devour the creative truth of the writer; books…

  • Monthly Stocktaking,  PERSONAL DIARIES

    While I was Away. . . 

    It is very refreshing to go away and take a break, to clear your head, and just get into something else. Francois Nars. A Happy Sallah Break guys! And A Happy New Week to y’all. I know it must feel uber cool to be resting on a Monday morning. At least, if I can’t speak for everyone, I can speak for Debs of Debwritesblog  . . . Well, it was officially 3 months yesterday that I took an indefinite break from blogging but I feel so glad doing my second blogpost post-break.  There were many reasons why I left and I think in subsequent posts, I’ll be talking about them but like I…

  • Uncategorized

    Urunwa: The Lamentations of A Mother

    Come here shameless man I’m not going to die with the truth in my mouth. She was just a baby; Urunwa was just a baby when you cut her saying it will help her not to be promiscuous. Belonwu! I bu onye ajo omume You and Ichie Jamuike turned my daughter’s name into a curse! Now, Yobachi says Urunwa lies like a log of wood every night. . . Belonwu! You should be ashamed your daughter feels nothing under a grip of a man like Yobachi! Belonwu! Woe betides you! You have eaten your daughter’s clitoris And now she knows no fun; My Urunwa is now an agadi nwaayi at…