The Ananses: Chronicles of Sister Ama

The Beginning… For most once upon a times, the story of Kwaku Ananse, my husband, has been told too many upon that time and in countless forms. Ananse, quite the popular lad, has been featured in many stories and forms around the world. In Europe, he was nicknamed Dolus, Hermes (yes your belt) and Loki just to mention a few. He was even worshipped as … Continue reading The Ananses: Chronicles of Sister Ama


As a child, I remember¬†Akua¬†used to carry you on her back as a child. She never left home without you. You became her companion. Her cherished one. Her love. With your flat head and small eyes, you would look at her with an expressionless stare. A wave of depth went through the lines that lead from the dents of your cheeks to the tiny of … Continue reading AkuaBa