How I Stay Positive

Happiness is a deliberate, conscious choice. It’s when one decides to focus on the positive opportunities life has offered you as well as recognising the lessons to be learnt in the hard times. A friend once asked, how do I stay positive all the time? And I laughed and said ‘Really, you think I’m positive…

Why Do Women Dress up!?

I got the insight for this post while I was at the V&A Museum seeing the Shoes: Pain and Pleasure Exhibition. I saw some really fascinating pieces on display .All I’m about to write is simply my opinion and mine alone. If you agree or disagree, all well and good. Do women dress for themselves,…

Humble Beginnings

Happy New year once again…. Every great and magnificent success story had a small beginning.  They all had to start from zero! That scary singular number that signifies nothing, void and vacuum. Many fear starting anything because they don’t want to be a ‘zero’. They would rather live a safe predictable life just to avoid…

Clarity

Its difficult to focus in such a ‘noisy’ world. Distractions come from outside and within us. Finding a way to block out these distractions from every sphere can be quite a challenge. Its even more difficult when you’re creative. As a creative person, your mind is constantly processing conventional ideas into unconventional ones. However if you’ve chosen…

Mutualism

The adage “no man is an island” wasn’t created for the mere sake of ‘wise sayings’. I have personally come to a point in my life, career and relationships with others were I fully acknowledge the fact that I CANNOT do it all myself. It is physically, biologically, spiritually, financially or emotionally impossible to go…

Dear Black Girl

Dear Black Girl, Across the seven seas, deserts, mountains,  and in every continent of Earth. I hope this article meets you at a good time. Whether you’re five or fifty-five, I pray there is a part of this piece of writing that you can relate to, learn from and take in for your betterment some…