And to see her making the world stop and listen to what she has to say as a writer and a speaker is so inspiring. This could mean anything from quitting a job that we hate to starting our own business. African women are finding ingenious ways of balancing the two. The African woman is the most industrious of all the species. Who else is able to wake up one day selling bread and go to bed at the end of the day with a modeling contract? Is it me or is there is a huge rise of the cosmopolitan woman in Africa? Everyone in Africa knows the inconsistent power struggles that we all suffer through.
For one thing, if I told my mom I was having sex on the beach…the furthest thing on her mind will be a drink in a glass.
How many times have you watched an episode and wanted to buy everything the girls wore. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is my personal hero. I have and I would love to hear your stories in the comments. We single-handedly pump money into this industry. She led the cause and soon, others joined in droves. For a long time, men dominated in the directing and producing of African movies…but not any more.