Poetry

African Girl

African girl It seems right from the beginning the future is full of limited possibilities Dreams have already been dreamt, doesn’t  take long to realise this. Cook. Clean. Wash. Succumb With a bent back, you will grow. You don’t need to stand up straight to grab a broom or hold a hoe.   African girl,… Continue reading African Girl

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2018 Book Reading Challenge, Financial Management, Well- Being

Did this book just make me financially smarter? My 3 lessons from the Richest Man in Babylon.

You know a book is good when you are 10 pages in and you already feel smarter! If you are looking for a quick read that will make you wiser when it comes to how you manage your finances whilst teaching you how money works and how to grow it... then this is the book… Continue reading Did this book just make me financially smarter? My 3 lessons from the Richest Man in Babylon.

My Goals, My Projects

My 5 goals for 2018 and the reasoning behind them

Ever had a year that felt like a wake up call? For me, that's what 2017 felt like. I will not bore you with the details but I will blog more about my 2017 lessons and share some of the successes  I have had as the year progresses. Now back to optimistically sharing my goals… Continue reading My 5 goals for 2018 and the reasoning behind them

My Views, On Feminism

Trophy Wife

One time I had the privilege of sitting and listening to a group of men in their thirties giving each other advice on how to find the perfect wife. After several ideas had been thrown around, one married man finally spoke up. Man 1: Don’t listen to these guys, I am married. Do you know what… Continue reading Trophy Wife

Relationships, Well- Being

5 things an aching heart taught me

Heartbreak, this is the time in your life when you discover your elastic blood pumping organ is actually made of glass. Glass that pierces your very soul to the point you wish you could be opened and fixed. How do you explain the pain, clogged by the lump on your throat as you attempt normalcy… Continue reading 5 things an aching heart taught me