• Personal Diaries

    I'm Renewing My Vows

    Vows made in storms are forgotten in calm. ~ Thomas Fuller. Writing this piece took quite a long time. For some minutes, I was simply staring at my laptop while trying to pick my words. I did went AWOL so many times in year 2017 because I could tell you, that year was one of the most traumatic years of my life. I couldn’t wait for the year to roll by. I lost a lot of myself, I questioned my mental health and most importantly, I dared myself to survive again. I can tell you it feels weird having to tell y’all a Happy New Year while the first month…

  • Personal Diaries

    MY 8 MONTHS NATURAL JOURNEY. . .

    ​I feel that the kinks, curls, or tight coils in Afro hair is beautiful and unique. No other race on this planet has hair like ours – that makes me proud. Monica Millner. Hellooooooow Guys! Happy Monday! Let me say that this is not your usual Monday kinda post but your usual Ibukunwrites post ‘cos it’s gonna be long. . . so yaaayyy! I’m 8 months natural today! 2 days ago, I wanted to share a picture of myself on protective styling on my IG page and I was like no! why not make it a blogpost! ?Who says I have to wait till I’m a year natural to talk about my natural…