UNLEARNING FEAR

  I had missed my train two days before this incident, so I was determined to not allow history repeat itself. I got to the station an hour before departure time pleased with myself. I had planned how I was going to get back to school and unwind after a hectic week of travelling. Have…

IMAGINE

Like many people around the world, I spent part of my weekend listening to Beyoncé’s new album, “The Gift” inspired by the 2019 remake of the Disney classic, The Lion King. For the past couple of days, there has been a lot of conversation surrounding the movie, from interviews granted by the performers to social…

GUARD YOUR HEART

Her boyfriend had cheated on her. Twice. She sent in a question during a Snapchat takeover asking what she should do. I had mixed feelings towards this question. On a scale of “Is this really a question?” to “Sis deserves better and she doesn’t know,” I was somewhere in the middle. A part of me…

PROCEED WITH PATIENCE

“In order for me to meet my goal, I’m limiting myself to no bread, no carbs, no sugar, no dairy, no meat, no fish, no alcohol…and I’m hungry.” My first reaction to hearing these words from Beyonce, as she detailed her preparation for her headlining act at Coachella 2018, in her Netflix documentary, “Homecoming”, was:…