What a Time to Be Alone: The Slumflower’s Guide to Why You Are Already Enough
In What A Time To Be Alone, The Slumflower will be your life guru, confidante and best friend. She’ll show you that being alone is not just okay: it’s just about the best freaking thing that’s ever happened to you. As she says, ‘You’re bad as hell and you were made with intention.’ It’s about time you realized.
Peppered with insightful Igbo proverbs from Chidera’s Nigerian mother and full of her own original artwork, What A Time To Be Alone will help you navigate the modern world. We can all decide our own fates and Chidera shows us how, using a three part approach filled with sass, wisdom, and charm.
1. Learn how to celebrate YOU decide your self worth, take time to heal and empower yourself in this messy world.
2. Don’t worry about THEM avoid other people’s demons and realize that everyone is protecting themselves from something no matter how aggressive their method.
3. Feel the togetherness in US sustain and grow healthy relationships and avoid toxicity in your friendships.
About the Author
Chidera Eggerue, popularly known as the Slumflower, is an award-winning blogger, speaker, creative director and a presenter of the The MOBO Awards. Her blog The Slumflower addresses the subjects of female empowerment, self-confidence, self-love, black hair, fashion, and self-exploration. Chidera was recently the only British girl to make it on to BuzzFeed’s ’30 Black Girls You Should Follow on Instagram’ list, and has also been hailed one of Elle‘s ‘faces to watch in 2018’.
This is for the people who overthink, need to heal from their past, struggle with perfectionism, self esteem issues, relationship issues, beating yourself up, doubting yourself or seek your value in others. This book is absolutely excellent, wise and extremely helpful. If you’re looking to grow into yourself and your space in a healthier way and leave old habits and mindsets behind, this book is for you. This book will help you befriend yourself and truly love and care for yourself. I read alot and this book joins the list with only one other as most life changing and impactful .