African tribal cultures before Western Colonial influences were preserved in isolated provinces of Liberia. Mr. Yella Quay-Quay wrote stories of village life to explain the Loma proverbs. These proverbs and news stories from those villages appeared in the Loma Weekly Paper, now collected in this book. The pictures by Woz artist Fokpa Dolo illustrate Loma […]
A young man bears the curse of a piece of stolen jewelry on his wedding day. Marriage for Convenience hopefully brings awareness of the consequences people face for not being content. Get inspired by several African parables used in the story; proverbs that will hopefully bring wisdom to your life.
Liberia has a rich and wonderful culture hidden away in its Oral Tradition. This book explores this wealth of knowledge lodged in the great minds of our elders. The characters are in every sense ordinary people who did the extraordinary. The pain and sorrows, joy, and happiness they experienced are similar to what we all […]