Today is my late sister’s birthday. The third year since she left us. It may sound like a long while back but thinking about it still gives me the chills. Grieving a beloved does that to you. I have replayed a lot of conversations we had before that fateful day, scrolled through pictures and videos … Continue reading Kiki: Happy Birthday to my Darling Sister in Heaven.
Do not get it twisted. I have a father, whom I totally love and respect. Every time this day comes am however left wondering whether I would have preferred a better one than the one I am currently blessed with. My answer is always the same. Yes, the same man I call Dad would still … Continue reading The Meaning of ‘Happy Father’s Day’ for a Daughter Raised by a Single Mother.
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We settled on some colorful sun beds close to the beach with no others up front. The view as usual was fantastic. As soon as we sat, a smiling waiter walked to where we were to take orders. That was when our eyes met.
Unsplash.com This is the 4th time blogging this week and despite the fact that I have been unwell for the last 3 days or so, It is beyond fulfilling having to pick up my iPad and type away whenever I feel like it. I love and enjoy writing. I have been down with a cold … Continue reading Random: A Racist Pandemic, Black Lives Matter, Coronated, What’s Happening?
Image by Donna Hovey from Pixabay I have noticed that am itching whenever I am in a mask and my nose, chin and cheek area are breaking out compared to the past especially whenever am having to step out of the house and be outdoors for longer periods of time. Initially, I suspected it might … Continue reading How to Deal with and Prevent Maskne (Is that even a word?)
Pixabay.com I like to talk to myself a lot especially as I spend plenty of time alone. About anything. If you ever decided to eavesdrop and listen to some of the conversations I have, you would think I've gone bollocks! It is one of those things I have never disclosed about myself until now. Being … Continue reading My Raw Birth – QatsHub Central: Your Honest Opinion?
Yours truly This night owl is up, as usual, getting some writing done. I suspect most of us had compiled ‘to do’ lists, missions and objectives for 2020. Well, that was before the COVID-19 pandemic came knocking and everything came to a screeching halt. Here is my account of the build up to that grim … Continue reading My COVID-19 Story: When Reality Hits