Why I chose the name AshantiYah

When I was a little girl everyone called me Shon. Everyone except one, grandpa. Do you know what he called me? Shonti! I kept correcting him, saying no grandpa my name is Shonta (Shon-tay) or Shon. He refused to call me Shon, only Shonti would do. I just thought it was his Gullah way ofContinue reading “Why I chose the name AshantiYah”