CHECKING INTO THE RED ROOF INN

“Hun, we need to talk” “what?! Why? When are you coming? I miss you” “soon, maybe. Maybe not” “Shit!” Carrie has been playing games on me like those first year girls who pass by you till you call them, then they pretend they can’t hear you. I don’t even know what is wrong with theseread more

A TRIBUTE TO MY 2018

If you are a regular here, there are two posts I want to refer you to. https://www.shufaayakut.com/article/a-tribute-to-2017/ and https://www.shufaayakut.com/article/chapter-24/ . A tribute to my 2017 talks about how my 2017 was and chapter 24 talks about the lessons I learned in the 24 years I’ve lived in this world. This year, I want to talkread more

RAYA, A SAGA 2

One morning Rays texted her long-time friend, Mona “hey dear” “Hi girl, you so lost” “Ah, Mo haven’t you missed me?” “I have, but I know you’re in school. And you rarely text me when you are there. As if you are studying in the moon. (This is an inside joke she used to makeread more

THINGS/HABITS TO DITCH THIS RAMADHAN

AlhamduliLlah, we’ve reached the middle of ramadhan and everyone is reminding each other on what to do and what not to do because this is the month where the Quran was revealed to us as guidance. Everyone wants ajr from Allah and everyone wants to earn it the easier way so all of us chooseread more

Binti, Nnedi Okorafor: Book Review

A young woman named Binti is the first member of the Himba ethnic group on Earth (closely modeled on the Himba people)[4] to be accepted into the prestigious intergalactic university, Oomza Uni. Upon being notified of her acceptance, Binti runs away from home and boards a transport ship to Oomza Uni. While in transit, theread more

EID MUBARAK 2017

It is finally eid and we say AlhamduliLlah for witnessing yet another moment of celebration which only comes once.  It is two days past eid and it is not too late to share with you my thoughts about Eid . Many people pray to see it but their fate doesn’t take get them here. The fewread more