Did you hear about the angel
The one wearing a white agbada with matching fila
Or did you see him walking with his mates wearing sunglasses indoors
Let me tell you about Yoruba angels no not demons!
I said, angels
The ones no one speaks about
The ones who are never celebrated because the world is full of clowns (more…)
I recently had a conversation with some friends about love. The consensus was that true love did not exist. These women were of a wide range of racial and social classes; their common denominator was heartbreak. As I attempted to encourage them that love did exist, they asked me to define love. In my attempt to define it to them, I had to ask myself certain questions. What does love mean? What does it look like? What kinds of love exist anyway and which was the most important kind of love to have? Because I feel that we have been lied to by most mainstream media, Eros may not be the greatest love of all. (more…)