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
Pixabay.com It is shocking just how many of us excel in taking such great care of others and constantly neglect ourselves. A few months back, I met a lady, an exhausted looking but pleasant mother of three who chatted me as she clipped her nails away. Her hair was held up in a messy bun … Continue reading Easy Artistic and Creative, life-changing Self Care Ideas
Dear November, Thank you for being ferociously kind. When we began, nothing was very clear about the direction you would steer us in. We bummed in your bus and off we went. It was not the easiest of rides. We encountered high bumps, pot holes reeking of dirty water that splattered on anyone that walked … Continue reading Goodbye November, Hello December
If you are an old school human like me, you must remember the past with nostalgia. When phones were basically used to make, pick calls and send if not respond to text messages. My late mama owned a then fancy Nokia handset that I would borrow once in a while. Not to really do anything … Continue reading Are You a Slave of Your Mobile Phone?
Dear friends, As I sat in the park after my morning walk, my wife came and slumped next to me. She had completed her 30-minute jog. We chatted for a while. She said she was not happy in life. I looked up at her in sheer disbelief since she seemed to have the best of … Continue reading 4 Happiness Determining Hormones
There are a variety of reasons why the word ‘Divorce’ would come up at some point in any marriage, most that center around communication, boredom, abuse and immorality, to mention just but a few. Identifying such behaviors in a partner definitely rings all the wrong bells and significant others begin bracing themselves for the worst, … Continue reading Contemplating Divorce: Top tips you need to know