Tikulma

  • Africa

    Tipakuna (Finally Home): GH Adaptation 101

    The very thought of having to adapt to the place one calls home is quite bizarre. But that’s exactly what I’m going through right now. Before heading back to Ghana I was both excited and apprehensive. Excited because I’d get to really spend time with family and friends and catch up after all these years. …

  • Africa

    True (W)African Sport: The Art of Bargaining

    Jemi: You are soo cheating! RealJemi: No, I’m not. J: Really? RJ: Yes. I think. J: Didn’t you feed the same lines to the other fella from yesterday? RJ: Yes…but, it’s not the same. J: [Raised eyebrow] RJ: What?! This interaction has the potential for something much more different. Much better. Much more…challenging and stimulating. …

  • Circum-Alert: Tikulma (My Travelogue) is LIVE!

    Just a quick heads up that the travelogue – or in this case should I call it a relocatologue – I mentioned in my coming/going home post is live!! Found a pretty swell template that relays the excitement, disorder, and pure spontaneity of it all. So, if you’d like to hear about my travels (yes, …

  • Introducing Tikulma!

    Hi and welcome to Tikulma!I hope you’ll all join me on this journey back home. This blog will feature the good, the bad, the ugly, and the surprisingly bizarre facets of making that big move back home! As the world becomes more globalized more Africans are moving back to their respective countries to do what …