ALOL POETRY INSPIRATION

ALOL POETRY INSPIRATION

‘The Arrow and the Song’ Who doesn’t love a good dose of beautiful, kind or soul stirring words? I love them even more when woven together in rhyme and metre echoing thoughts and longings I have never been able to articulate. This is why poetry is such as essential...
Home Educating

Home Educating

𝚃𝚛𝚊𝚗𝚜𝚒𝚝𝚒𝚘𝚗𝚒𝚗𝚐 𝚝𝚘 𝚑𝚘𝚖𝚎 𝚜𝚌𝚑𝚘𝚘𝚕 𝚘𝚛 𝚔𝚗𝚘𝚠 𝚜𝚘𝚖𝚎𝚘𝚗𝚎 𝚠𝚑𝚘 𝚒𝚜? 𝚃𝚊𝚔𝚎 𝚊 𝚜𝚎𝚊𝚝, 𝙸’𝚟𝚎 𝚐𝚘𝚝 𝚢𝚘𝚞 About this time 2 years ago, I was right where you are now. Nervous and self-doubting as I contemplated the idea of taking my son out of school. The idea of home education was foreign to me...

Having my son narrate back a story I read aloud to him is a staple in our Morning Time ritual. This video shows my sonshine narrating a Ghanaian Bra Anansi story in true griot style –‘Why Ants Carry Big Bundles. As a family with one child, we are always looking for...