Open Letter #1: To My Favorite TeacherĀ 


Dear Mr. Gyasi, I hope this letter finds you well wherever you may be. It has been about eighteen years since we last met but it feels like it was just yesterday when I sat in your class in third grade at Cambridge International School. I used to be one of the last pupils to…

What It takes to Appreciate


Just as it takes winter;  To appreciate summer; Sickness to treasure health; It sometimes takes loss; To appreciate essence; Sometimes takes absence; To value presence; Sometimes takes deprivation; To be grateful for abundance; Nothing teaches the need for community; Than having experienced isolation;

People forget….not you


Forgive and forget- one philosophy we all love to live by. Forgetting the past helps us to let go of all the horrors of the past and gives us a fresh start for the present to prepare for the future. Forgetting helps us to heal from the many wounds we get inflicted with in this…

The Beautiful Blogger Award


I am more than honored to be nominated for the Beautiful Blogger Award by Lgyslaine. This award appreciates sites that impact the lives of their readers and also inspire them. Thank you Lgyslaine for deeming https://joseyphina.wordpress.com worthy to receive such a lovely award. I am humbled by your gesture and may God bless you for…

The Reader Appreciation Award!


I want to use this platform to thank Kate Kresse for nominating me for the Reader Appreciation Award. It is with deep humility that I accept this nomination. I am deeply touched. I recommend you pay a visit to her blog http://believeanyway.wordpress.com and check out her wonderful posts. Once again, I am more than grateful…