When was the last time you did something you were afraid of?

When was the last time you challenged yourself? Challenging myself regularly has become a lifestyle, it is difficult but it is something that is keeping me alive. Fear does not hold me back when it comes to doing things have no doubt would make me smarter, wiser and greater in spirit. I belive that fear…

Conversation with Melba Sandi

Multi-Faceted Creative & Blogger I recently had the pleasure to interview Melba Sandi a gifted Tanzanian creative! Her personal journey to creativity inspired me in many ways to start and being more consistent in regards to my own creative journey and I hope her words will have the same impact on your path. Her journey to…

Inspiring video series to watch!

What I love the most about videp series is the fact that you have the power to choose the content you want to watch. I love the fact that: YouTube is filled with uplifting content from creatives and artists I can watch or listen to these videos wherever I am I can simply easily be…

Keep calm and find the position you deserve!

Many people just finished university and are looking for an internship, a job, or a new job. Generally, almost everyone goes through that job-hunting stage at some point, here are some ideas if it is what you are currently living or what you will be living soon to keep you uplifted, motivated and above all…

A Book Many Lessons: A work from Ahmadou Kourouma

Ahmadou Kourouma is an Ivorian writer and political activist. Quand on refuse on dit non (When We Refuse We Say No) is the first book I have read from him and it will not be my last. This book is truly influential, throughout conveying part of the history of Ivory Coast and its people, it forced…

A book many lessons: The Power of Now

I am very excited to start a new series on the blog called a: A book, many lessons! Because I love reading and unfortunately often I forget  to quickly the lessons that I learned from a book and things that strike me about a book.  Because I believe that it could also encourage someone to…

Valencia & Looking beyond the most famous places

Spain is a country that always amazes me. Madrid and Barcelona are great places but the country as way more to offer. Andalucia, Murcia, Galicia and recently I have just discovered another part of this country: Valencia! It is the third largest city in the country and it holds many different faces. It is valuable to…

What does Sebenni ni Taama mean? What does the name of my blog mean?

Sebenni ni Taama, the name of my blog literally means writing and travelling in Bambara/Malinké a language spoken across West Africa, where I am from. I absolutely love the sound of it. But there is more to the story. With Sebenni ni Taama I am referring to writing and traveling not only as activities or…

Why I blog

What do you regularly do to elevate your mind, challenge yourself, be creative, get out of this bubble you are evolving in? I blog. I blog because it is a necessity. Some people need to go shopping, to do sport or to party, to experiment this satisfying feeling of excitement meaning they are right here,…

Why the summer body narrative is toxic

Every year we hear the same narrative, summer is coming so it is time to prepare for your bikini body! You should get back to sport more regularly, eat salad and veggies, buy miracle products to flatten your belly, to minimise your cellulite, buy pills to help with your weight loss, buy drinks to help…

Conversation with Kierra Yvonne Fields

Poet, Writer, Photographer, Artist, Traveler Kierra is an empowering personality whose journey and words are beyond inspiring. Kierra is an African-American who has a very special relationship with Africa. She recently published a poetry collection, Roots & Tides, which details her initial travels through Africa. This work demonstrates the importance of knowing oneself. A genuine…