Fear of Failure (2)

I feel that fearlessness is not a state of having no fears but rather, a state when you are calm even in the presence of the source of your fears. This might seem ambiguous and impossible but just stick with me for the duration of this series. “It is not failure itself that holds you…

Finding directions

I feel I’m at my prime I’m about to be a butterfly But I need a sense of purpose I want to live responsibly But I need directions   So I ask I ask papa after lunch   My Papa looks at me squarely You must never forget Stick to school and books You can…

I’ve got your number by Sophie Kinsella

I love reading Sophie Kinsella because she writes romantic comedies that are actually funny and playful and then serious. So, the book is about Poppy Wyatt, who is a physiotherapist. She should be feeling satisfied with her life. She has two brothers who she cares about, is earning good money working as a physiotherapist and…

Asian Beef Stir-fry Sauce

Hey Guys! this is my first post and I’m super excited. Cooking is one of my favorite things to do. Hopefully I’ll be consistent and give y’all some bomb-ass recipes (Pray for me guys). Also for some really annoying reasons, I can’t upload the pictures here, but no worries I have them on the link…

The past is gone.

Have you ever been held back from doing some things because you think you’ve achieved more in the past? If you haven’t, I have. I know not everyone has this issue, some of y’all are perfect and extra self motivated, so put together, excellent time management and organizational skills, can work in terrible situations, all…

Confessions of a phat girl

Hi, my name is Mae and I am a phat girl. I used “phat” because those girls in that movie were damn sexy. In the words of Fela Kuti “if you call her woman, African woman no go gree, she go say, she go say I be lady oh” btw I actually sang the song…

Tick tock

Tick tock, I think I’m stuck. Tick tock, the world has stopped. Tick tock, the devil’s running, the earth is fading, the angels are racing, Heaven’s collapsing, the beast is here. Tick tock, the end is near.

Someone

I fell in love with someone, it wasn’t the right time, it wasn’t the right place. I’m still in love with someone, it isn’t the right time, it isn’t the right place. I hope I fall in love with someone, at the right time and at the right place.

Rain

I love trees; I love the masquerade tree. I have never seen a masquerade tree fall, I love how it swirls from side to side, many times the swirls are vigorous. I have never seen a masquerade tree fall. I love the sounds that come from the swirls; the loud melancholic sounds, it keeps me…

Labrinyth

I’ve been playing bare feet in a pool of roses, walking around in a Labrinyth, I knew the exit but I kept circling in. The thorns bruised my feet but I kept walking , I was hurt but I loved to smell the roses, I was hurt but the water kept cooling, I was hurt…