Fresh, Muddy Waters

Change is one of the most guaranteed things in life, and for someone as rigid and calculative as me, it is also extremely hard to navigate without an adjustment phase. That's why I closed down my blog back in May this year, when I realised it is was time to not only update this site… Continue reading Fresh, Muddy Waters

Song Lyrics: Angel or Devil

"VERSE 1 Being a good girl An expectation out of nowhere Trying to avoid conflict Is mistaken for kindness and goodwill   Silence might seem compliance But it hosts the deepest rancour Waiting to explode like a timebomb Disguised with a smile and a nod   PRE-CHORUS Everyone has their limit Reaching mine has me… Continue reading Song Lyrics: Angel or Devil

Poem: To Those Who Dare Approach Her

"Please take care of my rose With little to no love She grew from ashes and rotten soil Ready to surmount the world   Please take care of my rose Such a selfless force Always there for you through the worst Her grace is not deserved by most   Please take care of my rose… Continue reading Poem: To Those Who Dare Approach Her

#COP24 & #COY14 in Katowice: Part 3. Radically Meaningful? Unnecessarily Complex

In hindsight, I think I was initially worried about my trip to Poland for the wrong reasons. I was concerned about passport control at the airport, about checking into the Airbnb, about getting around the city, about encountering prejudice, about being lonely during COY... And I didn't think enough about the main purpose of my… Continue reading #COP24 & #COY14 in Katowice: Part 3. Radically Meaningful? Unnecessarily Complex

#COP24 & #COY14 in Katowice: Part 2. Katowice

    Decor.   Morning in the city of Katowice.¬†   Evening at the Christmas market in the city. Katowice, Poland (November-December 2018). To learn more about my time in the Central European country, click here. Photos by Emilie F. Yaakaar. All Rights Reserved¬†¬© 2019