Letter to my nephew – managing that sickle cell

managing sickle cell

Letter to my nephew – managing that sickle cell Dear Tei, Visiting you in the hospital brought back memories of my being struck down with a painful sickle cell crisis during a short training course in Tehran in the mid-1970s.  Tehran is supposed to be the fount of modern medicine, but because the doctor spoke […]

The Life Story of Madam Christiana Kwaley Sawyerr

Naa Kwarley Sawyerr

Christiana House in Tudu – Painting by Charles Paddy Sawyerr Jnr This is the life story of Madam Christiana Kwaley Sawyerr, my great grandmother.  It is a New Year and I am trying to do new things.  The Year of Return has triggered a desire to also go search my roots.  I am hoping that […]