WORD

As a reader-writer who communicates quite extensively for a living, next to breathing (plus loving, eating, and sleeping) working on my vocabulary is such a critical activity! Many times I have fallen short of trying to express thoughts because I wasn’t confident enough with my sense of words and thus interpretation of what was going…

’til petals are lyrical: day 9, 426

Stretch it out ’til the growth earns a voice, breathe ’til the air tastes  like that magic you’ve not yet known tailor your soul to profit the path you’re on ’til the tillage of your dreams has produced sufficient fruit ’til petals are lyrical, and Hugo comes through more literature, more silence, more song 9, 426 days strong life is life…

2017: Year of the Resting Queen

It’s the first afternoon of the new year, and I’m sitting alone in my parents’ living room relishing in this tall glass of deliciously ice-cold water, wearing nothing but a light bat-wing-esque tee and my late grandmother’s red khanga – happily tuned in to one of my faves: Enjoying Everyday Life with Joyce Meyer. Singene kahle onyakeni…

On Thursdays We Sade

Late post – was meant to publish 2 nights ago, but life took precedence. It’s a lovely time to be a young woman getting ready to dive into her next quarter Century. Closing off 2016 on a very beautiful note in my cute little apartment as the ocean breeze slides through the patio and into…

CHICKA BOOM!

It’s been YEEEARS since I last listened to this incredible Swedish artist’s piercingly gorgeous music, and yet this heck of a jam, Love Is Free, has made me feel the same sense of connectedness to a very raw and – errr, FREE – dimension of my soul as Call Your Girlfriend did. *Insert dancing-in-my-sweatpans-with-rouged-lips-and-whipping-my-twists-to-and-fro GIF here already* What….

Overwhelming Mercy

The LORD has been so wonderful; so precious about my life. (edit: 30 Oct. 2016 – I just did a double take of the ‘about’ in the above statement, trying to make sense of it following the heavy cloud of doubt that made me question its grammatical accuracy. Oh-my-hat! So GOD is precious about my…

Black Coffee – Your Eyes ft. Shekhinah

By far one of the greatest Producers/DJs this generation has been blessed to witness, Black Coffee’s new cut with the brilliant songstress, Shekhinah, is definitely a top favourite currently. Since we’re talking Black Coffee, I think this is a great space to release into the Universe my dreams of working with him in the future –…