I wasn't sure of how to write about the topics I felt strongly about this week. So I am glad I read Miss Nsatu's post to give me a little more direction on how to go about this. As an advocate, I don't have to have gone through the issues that light a fire and … Continue reading Advocacy: Where to begin.
How do I fill the blank pages! That glare at me in expectation Awaiting the ingenious thoughts I promised Only to find that there is nothing new Under the sun. My thoughts are far spent All your pennies could only scratch the surface and not the deep Yet the deep is what I wish to … Continue reading What more to write then?
This is my first authentic book review, I think. Most of the time I just get a central theme that stood out for me and go along with that. Highlighting the book and talking about everything else. 'Love is a Revolution' by Renée Watson was my favourite read in the month of Feb. I thought … Continue reading Love is a revolution – Book review
The story you are about to read first appeared on my author profile on Reedsy prompts. So it will be a little longer than the usual posts. It's about a writer coming back from a hiatus. Perhaps you could see yourself in those thoughts. And feel free to let me know what you think of … Continue reading Free-fall
Welcome to December (even though you've been here for enough days already). A few more weeks and we call it a wrap on this year. We are outgrowing 2020, even though it is mostly inevitable. Days roll into months, then into years and we find ourselves in the next thing - willingly or unwillingly. This … Continue reading Outgrowing spaces
I did mention that I had taken an online poetry course, right? But I probably didn't mention that at the climax of that class I toyed with the idea of compiling my own anthology. Do you want to know what the title was going to be? Well here is another poem to usher us into … Continue reading Free verse.
Is that even a question! Yet, I find myself coming round to this question time and again. What do I write about? Should I even bother? Is this necessary? Does it portray all my honest thoughts? Who am I doing this for? The best advice (okay, one of the best - because I keep hearing … Continue reading To write or not to write!