PERKS OF BEING MY MOTHER’S DAUGHTER

I grew up hating the phrase “you are so much like your mother” But I found succour in my father’s ever-constant “always remember that your mum loves you.”   Years later, I see my mother in my early morning rise, In the firmness and surety of my gait. I saw her in my reflection, Felt … Continue reading PERKS OF BEING MY MOTHER’S DAUGHTER

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ENTHUSING OVER SUBTLE ARTS: On Finding One’s Authentic Self

  UNVEILING... Querencia (n): A place from which one’s strength is drawn, where one feels at home; the place where you are your most authentic self.     Growth is a characteristic of living things that is ubiquitous in its meaning. In the present day world, personal growth -like physical growth- is encouraged. Finding our … Continue reading ENTHUSING OVER SUBTLE ARTS: On Finding One’s Authentic Self

FINDING ARTSY IN STRANGE PLACES : (Scarves, Thoughts, Myself, amongst other things).

“Giving an advice is a very good thing but nothing compares to living that advice.”   The above quote is not one dropped by a magnificent historical figure nor an awe-inspiring twenty-first century role model, it’s just a mantra I have decided I should keep as close as possible. I had written an article a … Continue reading FINDING ARTSY IN STRANGE PLACES : (Scarves, Thoughts, Myself, amongst other things).