Expectations Vs Reality Of Living In Africa

There's always two sides of a story but the media has a tendency of focusing on the "ugly side" more so when it comes to portraying Africa to the world.  Yes, Malaria kills! Ebola is real, poverty is heartbreaking and politics can make you want to pull your brains out.  Don't get me wrong, the … Continue reading Expectations Vs Reality Of Living In Africa

Back To The Blogging World

Hallo lovelies, its me, your favorite human being. My blog has been inactive for the past 3 months due to reasons that definitely sound lame at the moment. This was supposed to be the year that I sticked to my blog schedule but hey- shit happens you know! Anyway, not that it matters to most … Continue reading Back To The Blogging World

I Wish, And Wish Some More| Spoken Word Poetry

Standing in-front of a mirror, As I apply two coats of mascara on my top lashes; I can't help but stare at my lips; Plump - Just the way Kylie likes them. My mind takes me to that time someone said I'm lucky for I don't have big breast problems, "How does it feel to … Continue reading I Wish, And Wish Some More| Spoken Word Poetry

Celebrating African Music

What crosses your mind when you hear people mention "African music?" There are so many dumb misconceptions when it comes to Africa and the people who live in the continent. But let's get one thing straight, like any other continent- Music in Africa is so damn cool and catchy. It can be intriguing for an … Continue reading Celebrating African Music

#FodreamyInterviews: 004- Tshegofatso from Sempiternal Adventures

At age 18, Tshegofatso is doing it all- blogging, creating content on YouTube, drawing, you name it! She is carving out a name for herself simply by sharing her love for fashion, beauty, creativity and life. I was able to chat with this lovely South African lady via email; Get the 411 on Tshegofatso on … Continue reading #FodreamyInterviews: 004- Tshegofatso from Sempiternal Adventures

Guilt Haunts Me|Spoken Word Poetry

I see my pain, even with my eyes closed! I pray and wish my life away every night. But here I am, No hope, No aim I feel lost and empty even looking at my reflection on the mirror This is not how it should be; "I didn't lie, I didn't betray them, I wasn't … Continue reading Guilt Haunts Me|Spoken Word Poetry

Self Love|Spoken Word Poetry

but first love yourself like you would, your favorite idol. At the end of the day its the only thing that matters everything else means nothing except The feelings of acceptance, admiration and pride towards yourself Over To You ... What has been your recent act of self love? Thank you for reading. xoxo,   … Continue reading Self Love|Spoken Word Poetry

How To Survive A Long Bus Journey

Sitting in a bus for 10 straight hours can be hella boring but not everyone can afford plane tickets to and from everywhere they travel to, so most times you just have to opt for the cheaper way which 99% of the time is nerve raking. Due to unavoidable circumstances, I tend to do this … Continue reading How To Survive A Long Bus Journey

The Future|Spoken Word Poetry

But we have now; to dance under the sun sing in the rain and gaze at the stars while tracing random images. I can't tell how long it will last; Lets just enjoy the moments till the time to move on comes long do not worry about the future.   Over To You ... Do … Continue reading The Future|Spoken Word Poetry

My Soul Soothing Playlist

I rarely listen to music as much as I should but I won't deny the fact that music takes me to cloud nine and gives me good vibes every time I listen to it. If you haven't noticed this yet then I'm just going to put it out there - I like categorizing stuff ! … Continue reading My Soul Soothing Playlist