Illustrated Book Cover: Bewaji’s Ankara Adventures (The Aso-Ebi Chronicles, Part 1)

Lately, I have grown rather fond of illustrations, especially illustrated book covers.  I even started a board on Pinterest devoted exclusively to this. Today, I decided to share the book cover for my very first novella, titled Bewaji’s Ankara Adventures. … Continue reading

Custom Mississippi State Mint Tins

Guess what I found the other day at Walgreen’s? These! They’re custom state mint tins. As the name suggests, they are customized with individual names and are designed to look like car license plates.  I actually found the one with … Continue reading

Caption This: Photographer or Model?

How was your weekend? Mine was quite restful.  I certainly hope yours was too. This picture has been sitting in my archives for months, but today, it has found its use.  It’s not everyday that you come across a fellow … Continue reading

Aya de Yopougon (Yop City) Goes to the Public Library

Well, technically, books cannot walk. Unassisted 😉 So, Aya got a little help from me. Aya de Yopougon is the original name of the graphic novel series written by Marguerite Abouet and  illustrated by her husband, Clement Oubrerie.  It tells … Continue reading

5 Classic Cars to Feast Your Eyes on

5 Classic Cars to Feast Your Eyes on

I would not classify myself as a classic car enthusiast.  However, even I could not resist feasting my eyes on these beauties when I visited the Delta Fair last year.  Here are some images of my top five picks.  If … Continue reading