Writer Nana Kesewaa Dankwa has fulfilled her lifelong desire of authoring books with the release of her debut work titled ‘Confessions of a Ghanaian Girl’. The book is a documentation of what spurs some of the things in her life, about Ghana, womanhood and mankind.
“The book is to give readers a glimpse into what it means to be a Ghanaian through my thoughts and passion.” Says Nana Kesewaa.
The book is divided into three sections: My Ghanaian Confessions, A Girl’s Confessions and My Poetic Confessions.
‘My Ghanaian Confessions’ details her experiences as a Ghanaian growing up and living in Ghana. The poems, fiction and non-fiction stories recount her daily experiences as well as express her concerns and the growth prospects of Ghana.
In A Girl’s Confessions, she writes about the things that consumes her thoughts as a woman, the challenges of being a girl living in Ghana, the expectations of society, relationships and the big subject of love.
The third section of the book, My Poetic Confessions is about her passions in the form of poems. They encompass a reflection of her thoughts on issues around her.
The book comes highly recommended by critics who say the author did an amazing job at painting a good picture of what makes Ghanaians unique. It also helps foreigners understand some characteristics of Ghanaians and appreciate the uniqueness of the country.
The Book’s Forward was written by Nana Awere Damoah, a Ghanaian Bestselling Author.
The electronic version of the Book is currently available on the Amazon Kindle Store. The Print version will be available in the first week of July on Amazon and the Print versions shall be available in Ghana in the month of September.
About The Author
Nana Kesewaa Dankwa was born and grew up in Tamale in the Northern Region. She also lived in Nkawkaw and Accra.
Nana Kesewaa has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science and Mathematics from the University of Ghana, and a Master in Information Technology from the Sikkim Manipal University In India by Distance Education.
She is currently studying for a Master In Computer Science and Media at the Bauhaus University in Weimar, Germany.
She worked with the Internal Audit Agency performing IT Audits for seven years.
She loves to listen to music, write, read mostly fiction and jogging. She is currently working on her second book.