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Published on: 05 December 2013 by in General Issues
Adventures, Support ‘Accra Goes Red’

Ghana has a problem with our blood stocks. We just do not have enough blood stored to meet our needs, and at this time of the year when road accidents tend to be higher than ever people die needlessly. There is an easy fix though…or rather a fix that should be easy in theory. Blood […]

Published on: 27 November 2013 by in General Issues
It’s today! Malaka.’s debut book reading in Ghana

*Singing* I have my autographed copy of Daughters of Swallows ne ne ne ne…and check it out, we all (Adventurers) got a shout out. And Afrikan Mami got the biggest shout out of all 🙂 So for everybody in Ghana, you need to be at tonight’s reading. Goethe Institute (next to NAFTI, same road as […]

Published on: 21 November 2013 by in Fiction

Miguel clasped his palms around the mug of hot tea and cast a furtive glance towards the kitchen. Jasmine was bending over the stove, delicately pulling out a tray of sweet rolls she had kneaded and made from scratch. Everything about this woman was authentic: from the first curl on her head to her pinky […]

Published on: 18 November 2013 by in General Issues
Will You Come Read With Me?

Dear Adventurers: Fate and her seven breasted sister, Fortune, have smiled upon me and have provided a most marvelous surprise. I’m coming home for my first book reading in Accra in one week! *Yay! Backflips! Cue the prancing ponies!* I owe this moment to you, my fellow Adventurers. It is because of your feedback and […]

Published on: 18 November 2013 by in General Issues
‘Love Potions and Odo Aduro by Guest Contributor Agyaakoo

Love is powerful. It is strong beyond belief. And it beats all reason. No wonder they said love is blind. Or as the Gas say it more evocatively, ‘Sunmo le agboku’: a crude literal translation renders it as ‘Love doesn’t mind a rotten tooth.’ When folks encounter a love so strong that it defies all […]

Published on: 14 November 2013 by in General Issues, Heterosexual
Ask Adventures: How can I approach women?

Jack wrote: hi Nana. Got  some problem that i would like to seek your help and the blog readers help though mask my identity. So am 20 n my problem is in approaching women for  relationships. i have the courage to approach women but the problem comes in the conversation part. I am not sure […]

Published on: 12 November 2013 by in General Issues
Trotro Chronicles Part II: I Discovered Feminism by Guest Contributor Agyakoo

I know folks are going to be irritated by this brazen claim. But it is a true story. I did discover feminism. In fact, I discovered feminism in a trotro a year ago. And it wasn’t in a moment of calm contemplation, either: no! The discovery came in the midst of a loud argument in […]

Published on: 07 November 2013 by in General Issues

  I was trawling through the entertainment pages of a Ghanaian online news source and saw an interesting headline. I love when a woman slaps me – Captain Planet Ei. Why? I read on. Not to be confused with the green haired, silver skinned humanoid being who traversed the earth in the late 80’s and […]

Published on: 06 November 2013 by in General Issues
Are You A Rosebud Or A Rose-In-Bloom? asks Guest Contributor Kalya

I like flowers. They invoke feelings and thoughts of beauty and life; two aspects that wax and wane, not unlike the moon. I find floral prints quite charming but I’m pragmatic enough to acknowledge that too much may be overkill and just plain tacky. Anyway, don’t you find it amazing whenever flora resembles parts of […]

Published on: 04 November 2013 by in Creative Non Fiction

“I’d rather have no head than have a bad one.” I couldn’t believe my ears. Who was this man? In all my men dating history no man had ever uttered these words to me. “I love head. Don’t get me wrong. But because I do, I know what a good one feels like and I’d […]