noun dé·jà vu| \ ˌdā-ˌzhä-ˈvü , -ˈvᵫ \ Definition: 1a: the illusion of remembering scenes and events when experienced for the first time b: a feeling that one has seen or heard something before 2: something overly or unpleasantly familiar She was sure that she was here before. She remembers the panic, her heart beating so fast she could hardly breathe, the out-of-body experience she was currently having, feeling like she was in a movie, feeling like her true self was just a few meters above, watching everything with 360 vision. Although it felt the same, she knew it was different. This … Continue reading Déjà vu
Sounds very much like a comic film, doesn’t it? I was drawn to the movie for this same reason but soon enough found out that it was far from a funny flick. It was based on true events, a genre … Continue reading The Eichmann Show
Less than three weeks ago, a colleague of mine passed away. It was too sudden, too fast, too unexpected. This was someone who another person said “was too full of life to be dead”. I was like how can this person … Continue reading When Death hits close to home (part 1)
If you follow me on Instagram or Facebook, you’d have known by now that I traveled to Dubai. Yes, I’m finally beginning to fulfill my dreams of travelling, and even though Dubai didn’t make the cut in my top 5 … Continue reading The Spirit of Dubai
Perfectionism, in psychology, is a personality trait characterized by a person’s striving for flawlessness and setting excessively high performance standards, accompanied by overly critical self-evaluations and concerns regarding others’ evaluations. It is best conceptualized as a multidimensional characteristic, as psychologists … Continue reading The failed perfectionist
You might have read in one of my (very old) posts that I am/was emotionally attached to my hair. Yes. I would go through one of those major life-changing episodes – which coincidentally happened every two years – and I would have a deep need to snip, snip snip – although going by my old pictures it was more of a shave, shave shave! Anyways, September of 2014 was one of those phases. I haven’t been documenting my hair journey like most naturalistas do. I had very thick hair as a kid which my mom would blow-dry before braiding just to make … Continue reading Natural Hair Birthday?
Wow, 5 months gone by and it feels like forever! I missed being here but I couldn’t bring myself to come and write. I had gone into one of those recessive seasons where I withdrew into myself and couldn’t- wouldn’t … Continue reading Changing Seasons
We live in a world needing, struggling, dying to be perfect. From the moment we are born, we are set against one another, wanting to be better than the other in at least one thing, if not everything. Even when … Continue reading Litany of Humility
Based on a true story. “God, not like this. This isn’t how I’d planned it. God don’t let me die like this.” Those were my exact thoughts as I stood naked in the shower, sponge in hand, lather all over … Continue reading JOS: The day they came for us.
Another October is around the corner, Yay! This means that the dance club I am a member of is gearing up for another mind-blowing event! As always its going to be EPIC and in order to share the love we’ll … Continue reading THE BUTCHER AND THE BRIDGE – A Musical Stage Production