zebra culture by kojo baffoe

Kojo Baffoe
There is a place for African voices in this digital world. This is an opportunity to share my voice and the things that I am curious about and interested in, however random. I am an African writer + editor + storyteller.
Created 01 Jul 2020
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  • It's okay to make mistakes
    21 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    Greetings Photo by Sarah Kilian on Unsplash This newsletter has become fortnightly really because of time. Time is something that I am constantly trying to manage better between being a father, a part...
  • Find your creative self
    08 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 2 2
    Greetings Here are a couple of things that I came across that I would like to share. 1 I came across this quote on the Advice To Writers site and I can’t stop thinking about it. 2 On the 99% Invisible...
  • Memories in the music
    17 Aug 2021 • 2 min read • 3 0
    Greetings, A lot of my memories reside in the songs I was listening to in the moments. Sometimes the stories in the songs correlated with the experiences, sometimes they didn’t. Regardless, there is s...
  • Take a moment
    03 Aug 2021 • 2 min read • 2 0
    Greetings, Here are 7 things that I wanted to share. 1 We wake up every day, try to get on with the day-to-day, all the while afraid that the next message, or call, or Tweet will be a notification of ...
  • Manifest your creativity
    20 Jul 2021 • 2 min read • 2 2
    Greetings I believe that we are all inherently creative and manifest our creativity in different ways regardless of profession or industry. Creativity is not the sole domain of those we deem ‘creative...
  • Telling Your Story
    01 Jul 2021 • 1 min read • 5 0
    Greetings, The beauty of the internet is that it democratises storytelling. The flip side is that there is often so much noise, it’s hard to be heard. 1 There is the story of Tommie Smith and John Car...
  • Beyond procrastination
    24 Jun 2021 • 1 min read • 4 0
    Greetings, Here are seven (or there about) things I thought were worth sharing. 1 It’s been increasingly busy for me, in a good way. I finally launched a podcast Listen To Your Footsteps and my second...
  • All in due time
    17 Jun 2021 • 1 min read • 4 0
    Greetings, I sometimes wonder whether it is an excuse for my often protracted procrastination or it really is a function of my belief … everything happens when it is supposed to happen. With my own pr...
  • Lighten up...
    08 Jun 2021 • 2 min read • 2 0
    Greetings, Sometimes, most times, oft times, I take things too seriously. The first step to change is awareness but, for some reason, while I am aware of my tendencies, it is work to lighten up…. to n...
  • Reading, listening, watching
    27 May 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    Photo by Dmitry Ratushny on Unsplash Greetings, Growing up a bit of a bookworm, perhaps it would be inevitable that I became involved in writing. But, to be honest, I would prefer to get paid to read ...
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