hiding from our past


The civilwar that raged Nigeria many decades ago is still present in the country. At least that is what the censors think. They are watching the movie-adaptation of ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’ to see if all of it is fit for screening in the country. I do remember Biafra, or I better say: I … Continue reading hiding from our past

just two books


Just a week ago I happened to pass by a secondhandbookshop in a southern part of Amsterdam. It is a shop at a corner and at both sides, on the outside, the shopowner had placed boxes with books. One book for one euro. So this was an opportunity for me. I still had some time … Continue reading just two books