In this interview, Nigerian photographer Kunmi Owopetu shares his photography journey and future goals to intertwine art and pop culture. He also talks learning how to market himself and why you might have to work for free as a creative sometimes.
Kovie Parker is an art curator, maker and creator and most recently she kicked off La Luna Soy Candles, which are handmade and poured, lightly scented, natural soy wax candles. She is also a voracious reader. In this interview she shares how she keeps up with her reading, why she prefers to read slowly and the books she’s constantly re-reading.
Salt houses : The ravages of war and the staying power of family. Author: Hala Alyan Pages: 320 Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Blurb : Salma is forced to leave her home in Nablus; Alia’s brother gets pulled into a politically militarized world he can’t escape; and Alia and her […]
Yewande Omotoso is the author of ‘Bom Boy’ and the Bailey’s Prize for Fiction longlisted novel ‘The Woman Next Door’. In this BOOK’D interview, she explains why audiobooks are a winner for her and that rating books is not a thing she likes to do. Also, she shares why she believes it is important to finish the books she starts.
Enjoy as Yewande gets BOOK’D!
“I don’t think you have to finish a book, but I also believe you shouldn’t abandon every book that feels alien to you or slightly difficult to digest. I’m a believer in returning to books when I have the required skill to appreciate them.”
Writer Ifeoluwa Nihinlola gets BOOK’D!
A couples’ photo session and a few juicy weekend links to binge on! Happy reading!