Love?? A mindset that clouds our emotions. Alive only in fantasies and fairy tales. A figment of our imagination. A man-made creation. A prison of self. An overrated, complicated, unnecessary dramatic feeling. Self destructive and manipulative. Truly love is blind. I wrote this on my WhatsApp status a few weeks ago. Most people who responded… Read More What Love Is To Me
I’m neither a relationship expert nor advocate. But I’ve read and heard a lot of things about relationships and also experienced a few too, so I decided to drop a few thoughts I’ve gathered along the way. After all, we’re celebrating love this season. I know some of you may be wondering why I asked… Read More Are You Priceless or Garbage?
He had tired eyes and a sad smile, on the pavement in front of the food mart he sat quietly. I assumed he hadn’t eaten a good meal in a while due to his scrawny appearance. Although I had almost nothing on me, once our gazes clashed I felt a tug in my heart to… Read More Little Acts Of Kindness
Sometimes I wish I had a twin but just to see if I truly exist. Do I? I don’t think so. For all that remains is a shell of the person I used to be. A black hole absorbing all the pain and hurt of this world unable to be consumed in itself yet inching… Read More YOU (Your Own Uniqueness)
It’s been 10 days since we stepped into 2018 but it’s never too late to wish my amazing readers a wonderful and blessed year right? So here I go. Okay. Now that’s done, are we excited for this year. I know I am. Raise your hand if you made New Year resolutions? Okay, most of… Read More New Year, New Resolutions?
“Two hundred million people living across the world with intellectual or developmental disabilities are not broken. What is broken? Is the lens through which we view people with disabilities.” ~ Amy Wright. … Read More Mend Your Lens and Look Again
I feel so much pain in my soul, I’ve not been able to rest my heart. My soul hurts for the precious soul lost at sea. It’s hard to wrap my head around your loss but I pray I understand. But why? Why you? You had so much to look forward to, you were always… Read More How Great Thy Sting Oh Scorpion!
A week ago, I decided to close down my blog. Not because I wanted to but I felt I had to no alternative. I was so frustrated with myself and my writing that I didn’t know what else to do. I’d start writing a new post, halfway through I’d lose the inspiration and start a… Read More Never Lose Sight of Your Dreams
As I lay on my bed, my days on this earth replaying in my head like an epic movie. Flipping through my thoughts like pages in a book of untold stories. Stories filled with joy, sorrow, war, peace, laughter and most importantly, regret. As the thoughts surfaced, the smile on my face faded and I… Read More Living In The Past
“Perfection is key”, her belief Down the drain her meal goes Heaving a final sigh of relief The silent pleas of the sane ignored Disgusted is she, by the action She often felt compelled to do Her face is layered with thick masks To hide to pain behind her eyes Limelight waits beyond the stairs… Read More On The Inside