“Evelyn, how old are you?” She turns her big hazel eyes at me, smiles then takes my hand; “when the time comes to get married Evelyn and you love the person deeply, don’t be scared when you hesitate. Sometimes your heart is telling you something.” Kezia* is in her golden years, but could pass for … Continue reading Rukia’s Broken Face. #NotOfLove
This is one of my many favourite poems by my favourite icon. ♥ By Maya Angelou 🌼🍃🌻 The sun has come. The mist has gone. We see in the distance… our long way home. I was always yours to have. You were always mine. We have loved each other in and out of time. When … Continue reading In And Out Of Time
“My sun sets to rise again.”- Robert Browning Ah, what an ominous title, Dad might be scared to read this one because he thinks I am going to vent about or write a sonnet about my heartbreaks. It’s OK Papa, sibiwamba khwise tawe.. 🙂 I am writing this with permission from a friend … Continue reading Tears At 2AM, Bond7 In A Cup.
Heart of my heart, how have you been? I have not heard from you in awhile My heart aches for your touch But should I reach out when your ego silences me? Yet, deep down I wonder Are we OK? Are we fine? Is there someone else? Am I still the one you crave? The … Continue reading Wilting Sonnets
The feeling you get when you start on a new journey can be overwhelming, you recite so many mantras when taking that first step that someone who can read your mind will think you are working on a new Buddhist chant. Maybe, it’s just me, I am always scared. Like right now, I am currently … Continue reading A Mantra Too Many
It’s quite amazing how we think there is very little we as human beings can do alone. You do not picture yourself taking adventures and having fun without your family or friends. You do not give yourself the benefit of the doubt that you will enjoy your own company and not miss other people, because … Continue reading A Vacation For The Soul #TravelTuesday
I recently realized that I have been way too hard on myself for the the past two years. See when I was 23 and off the “finding myself” high horse, I set some heavy goals for myself. I told myself that I would not be one of those girls that is just content with being … Continue reading Se effectio