I posted a natural hair update 2 or 3 years ago so thought to let those who are interested know how I feel about my hair now that I am four and a half years post relaxer and properly well into my natural hair situation (I refuse to use the J word! the one that rhymes with… Continue reading Natural Hair Update part 1
I’ve compiled a list below of 3 of my favourite resources on youtube for Christians who want something contemporary and fun to feed their faith outside of traditional sermons. These are also great for people exploring Christianity for the first time or who are trying to rebuild a relationship with Christ and don’t know where… Continue reading 3 great youtube channels for Christians
Hi everyone! I hope that life basked you in an incandescent glow in my absence. I did say I was ‘back’ in my last blogpost however life got in the way. I had a little bit of a health scare recently but can report that I am absolutely fine now. So, Don’t cry for me Argentina… Continue reading Blogtober Begins!
IM BACK! How you have survived the clammy breezeless nights without my words to keep you cool, I do not know. However because our love is strong like Serena’s thighs and our trust levels high like Kanye’s self esteem, I have no choice but to assume you have forgiven my absence. Arigato :-) This post… Continue reading Writers chasing narratives
Chigozie Obioma’s critically acclaimed first novel fell into my radar when it was short listed for the Man Booker Prize last year and won the Guardian First Book Prize among many others. He’s also been dubbed ‘the heir to Chinua Achebe’ by The New York Times- A hefty claim which I quickly discovered was not… Continue reading The Fishermen by Chigozie Obioma
We have all marvelled, watching someone we know pursue and become successful at something we never imagined would be their ‘thing’. That person might have taken a huge risk to get there or gone against what they were brought up to believe they were capable of. Perhaps they just believed in themselves and kept going… Continue reading Redefining Yourself
Its mid-july already, Whaaat.. ? While we watch this summer waste like sand through our fingers, I’m back with a FAVOURITES post. BOOM! Here are some of the things I’ve enjoyed recently. Naturally, i’d also love to hear yours or even just how you are doing in general? What failed relationship inspired the outfit you wore yesterday?… Continue reading Current Favourites July 2016
The bright crimson lipstick abandoned my mother’s mouth when I was nine. All the extra colours and textures that adorned her lustrous mahogany skin departed like harmattan does in March.
I am very excited to launch a new series here focusing on a very important part of my life and purpose- my relationship with God. I am a Christian who is still figuring it out just like everybody else. Yes there are many things that irk me about the way Christianity is sometimes portrayed or… Continue reading Faith is my edge
What a month, already. I know a lot of us all over the world are enraged and heartbroken by the horrific events that occurred in America this week both in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and Falcon Heights, Minnesota. Two men were killed for no reason other than what can only be identified as systemic racism within the… Continue reading #Blacklivesmatter