Madina Nalwanga in Madam Wokie

TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 10: Actress Madina Nalwanga arrives at the world premiere of Disney’s “Queen of Katwe” at Roy Thompson Hall as part of the 2016 Toronto Film Festival where the cast, filmmakers and real life stars received a standing ovation. The film, starring David Oyelowo, Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o and newcomer Madina Nalwanga, is directed by Mira Nair and opens in U.S. Theaters September 23, 2017. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for Disney ) *** Local Caption *** Madina Nalwanga
TORONTO, ON – SEPTEMBER 10: Actress Madina Nalwanga arrives at the world premiere of Disney’s “Queen of Katwe” at Roy Thompson Hall as part of the 2016 Toronto Film Festival where the cast, filmmakers and real life stars received a standing ovation. The film, starring David Oyelowo, Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o and newcomer Madina Nalwanga, is directed by Mira Nair and opens in U.S. Theaters September 23, 2017. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for Disney ) *** Local Caption *** Madina Nalwanga

Madina Nalwanga wore a Madam Wokie dress by Sierra Leonean designer Maryann Kaikai to the premier of her movie, the Queen of Katwe. Continue reading “Madina Nalwanga in Madam Wokie”

Grace

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Infuse your life with action. Don’t wait for it to happen. Make it happen. Make your own future. Make your own hope. Make your own love. And whatever your beliefs, honor your creator, not by passively waiting for grace to come down from upon high, but by doing what you can to make grace happen… yourself, right now, right down here on Earth.- Bradley Whitford Continue reading “Grace”