Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Nii Ayikwei Parkes
33 followers -
Ngleshi/North Kaneshie boy, editor, social commentator, lecturer, broadcaster and writer.
Ngleshi/North Kaneshie boy, editor, social commentator, lecturer, broadcaster and writer.

33 followers
About
Posts

Post has attachment
There's a narrative in the images, the part you play in it will become clear in next year's statistics :) - https://unbound.com/books/the-city-will-love-you
Photo
Photo
18/01/2018
2 Photos - View album
Add a comment...

“In the city, even people who come from your own village don't know you or care about you.” - Edwidge Danticat, Between the Pool and the Gardenias
(Krik? Krak!)
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
I have just been informed of Facebook's audio sabotage after I first put this video on there. So here's what it should sound like!
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
I have come to form a number of new opinions on Nkrumah, his successes and failings. There are two primary ones; one is that regardless of the economic system he was believed to have leaned towards... within the quest to keep up with the Smiths and Joneses is a seed of despotism, which he could not escape; two is that his real crime... was that within his mission was a leaning towards self-sufficiency
Add a comment...

Refugee

Out of a glorious night's dreaming
sometimes I find boundaries blurred
between darkness and the day's red
light. I am stranded, my cache of hopes
in transit, yesterday's sworn promise
fading, unable to pass into morning.
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Veteran French Photographer Sophie Bassouls, had some great stories about Graham Green and James Baldwin before she caught me off guard
Photo
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
A2CraZ:

"when you've stared at my ceiling
and tested my iQ..."

https://youtu.be/y2XuExLveNQ?t=20m19s
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
It's been a while, but I've been writing. Today, I'm bored of the novel so I'm playing with fonts and stuff. Here's an excerpt from an old poem of mine, Someday My Prince Will Come, in Script MT Bold.
Photo
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Mit Thomas Brückner 
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Add a comment...
Wait while more posts are being loaded