• Let's talk about it/Keeping It Real

    I Don't Need No Man. . .

    “Women often postpone their lives, thinking that if they’re not with a partner then it doesn’t really count. They’re still searching for their prince, in a way. And as much as we don’t discuss that, because it’s too embarrassing and too sad, I think it really does exist.” —Jane Campion Hallos readers of Ibukunwrites blog. It’s been 13 days since I last posted on the blog and my apologies for getting carried away by so many things. Trust me, it’s not easy out there trying to put so many things in place and getting so many things done at the same time (I know y’all know that already?). . . In…

  • 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…

  • Personal Diaries

    Ich bin zurück

    If it were me would I be annoyed? Oh yes, I would be. . . I remember starting my first series sometimes last year, and I think that was basically when I started my blog. I had just moved from blogspot to WordPress to start all over again. . . Do you know how depressing it is to realize that you started a series and it has taken you almost a year to finish up? Yea, it is ‘depressing’ but I  understand that I have been away from writing for a while. . . You don’t really take a break from who you are, it just means I really wasn’t…