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…

School’s Out, Now What?

The liberation that comes with finishing a degree is something every student looks forward to. I can personally testify to it. No more classes, projects or deadlines. Pure bliss! I can binge watch all the movies I want. I can wake up late and go to bed whenever I desire. It’s like you are a…

Contrast 

Hey beauties! This style post has an ironic meaning tied to the title. I created this all grey look with a touch of floral in the skirt and sandals. The skirt is from a project I did at fashion school last year and I’ve gotten a few compliments on the two occasions I’ve worn it….

You Are More

Hey Beauties… The label on a product is characterised with what the contents of that product are. The different ingredients used, date of manufacture as well as expiry date. In essence, that product is nothing without it’s label. Sadly, the same method has been used by modern society to measure each other. A person is accessed…

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…