Today I went to the polls and exercised my democratic right to vote!! 😁 At the time this is posted it would be 20 minutes til the polls are closed. It's been 104 years since Emily Davison died during a protest, fighting for females to get the right to vote. We females of today are … Continue reading Democracy is a Gift.
Okay, here we are again talking about an issue that's oddly confusing as I don't get why it is an issue in the first place. If there is one thing I learnt growing up, it is no matter the gender, friendships can strive. Since forever social roles have been imposed on us, literally from birth. … Continue reading Can Males be close friends with Females?
Warning!! Opinionated yet fact based statements lie ahead! Around the world there are a number of languages. From these languages dialects come forth. In every country in the world, specifically in the Caribbean, people have different accents and patois that we all enjoy hearing and try to imitate. How we speak represents us and the … Continue reading Presentation of the Cyber Self: Grammar
Fearless I was as a tot. Intrepid I was. It's funny how naïvety blinds you from the fact that we are in fact fragile, mortal beings and just about any object can penetrate our defenceless skin and well - we can die. Take me back to the years growing up on an island. The younger … Continue reading Flight is possible as a child
Dear Snooze, Why do you do this to me? Seriously...what have I done to you? You're a nonexistent intangible um thing. I really don't know what to call you. Yet you disrupt without remorse, my daily hustle. JUST LET ME SLEEP ALREADY! I'm a college student which means I need all the sleep I can … Continue reading An Open Letter to my Sleep Pattern
Wa gwaan people. It's a beautiful day, the sun is shining I think. It's almost Spring so everything's good. Yesterday I went to see Kehlani in Brum (Birmingham) 😁😁. For those of you who don't know her, she made her worldwide debut on America's Got Talent some years ago with her band PopLyfe. I actually remember … Continue reading Is Kehlani the new Beyoncé?
When I started this blog I had no intention of being that girl who talks about race all the time and I'm not but what does it say in the tag line? "A blog about everything". With that being said... Recently Demi Lovato tweeted this: Clearly this is a woman excited to hear about her … Continue reading Is it okay for white people to ‘claim’ us?
So peeps I have an announcement to make. I'm beginning a detox from social media starting today. I'm deleting all social media apps (not deleting my accounts) except for Whatsapp (because contact and security duh). From my previous post on the internet is controlling you - cut your Twitter fingers, some of you may understand my … Continue reading Getting Instagram likes is actually my Life
Well hello everyone I'm back with something today that's been bothering me heavily as of recent. This thing is - Black girls' hair and complexion. For those who don't know, it is believed that the beginning of the preference of various shades of brown began after the transatlantic slave trade. Original African slaves would be … Continue reading She black and bald? She ugly
It is January 13, 2017 and it's been about a month since I've applied for university via UCAS. You'd have thought after sending the application all stress involved with preparing would subside - but it gets worse. I've gotten a few offers and I'm very grateful but between interviews and constant emails between Universities, I'm … Continue reading UCAS makes me want to kill myself