#AkeFest2016: Where Does Time Go?

Time is going by too fast. That's the thought running through my mind when I wake up on my 3rd day at Abeokuta. I wonder how it's the third day already.

#AkeFest2016: A Promising Beginning.

I recognize anxiety and I try to push my worries to the back of my mind and focus instead on meeting Lola Shoneyin and treating myself to a plate of ofada rice.

Sister Stranger

I woke up with that feeling again today. I am drowning inside a river of sadness, desperately wanting to be saved. I'm trying hard to scream for help but I can't find my voice. This river of sadness is my body, my life. I am drowning in myself.