“I remember back when sought pride was in being small, soft and pretty like a strawberry, the sweetest though just outwardly. Such a facade if I may be candid, my heart wasn’t in being eye candy, I was too wayward … Continue Reading Still In Colour
“She tried to remind herself that beauty was only skin deep, but that didn’t offer any helpful excuses when she was berating herself for never knowing what to say to people. There was nothing more depressing than an ugly girl … Continue Reading Beauty, Appearance, Cosmetics & Me
I’m a person who struggles with change. In particular, the change whose outcome I can’t predict or foresee. It frustrates … Continue Reading Year Abroad in Rabat Part 3. My Rigid & Structured Self
“There is so much I want to say So much I want to tell Yet, my cords just fail And in tears, they fade away Should have seen it coming There were actually warnings Downplayed till the mourning Already foresee … Continue Reading Poem: In Memoriam
“Apathy… Apathy. Apathy is so deadly. It is a phase and component of depression and depressive phases that many people … Continue Reading Latent at the Cinema
When I was a child, I learnt to be many things. Strong was one of them. My life wasn’t easy, … Continue Reading Mind, Health, Vulnerability & Me
Why can’t I be a snowflake? Why can’t I be seen as delicate? Pure? Beautiful? Someone that shouldn’t be heated … Continue Reading Carbon’s Confessions
“[…] Oh Happiness, I miss you. I haven’t seen you since 2012. Every day it feels like if I am sleepwalking into Death, I want her to be my new best friend. My current friend is Apathy, which might be … Continue Reading Extract from a Letter to an Old Friend
On Friday I woke up to chaos in social media. After months of campaigns, debates, articles and nothing but claims, … Continue Reading #Brexit: So, Now What?
“I’m starting to believe I don’t truly love most people in my life. I don’t know. Maybe the problem is … Continue Reading Love and Bitterness
In a world that cares about appearance and money the most, what can a poor girl that doesn’t fit into … Continue Reading Does It Matter?
“I often wonder why can’t I be a different person. I don’t like who I am personality wise. I’m an … Continue Reading It Is Hard To Live With That Reality
And I suppose that it always comes a moment in which you don’t feel anymore. You can’t cry anymore because … Continue Reading Swimming & Drowning
Beauty is everything nowadays. Beauty is nature. Beauty is love. Beauty is art. Beauty is intelligence. Beauty is confidence. Beauty is humankind. Beauty is realness. Beauty is music. Beauty is family. Beauty is friendship. Beauty is poetry. Beauty is touch. … Continue Reading Beauty, Pop Culture, Makeup & Eurocentric Standards
1. To enhance your learning (and gain knowledge on a wide range of topics, from science to history! Fiction can be reality too!) 2. To educate yourself (and improve your morals and values on aspects of life such as love, … Continue Reading It’s #WorldBookDay, So Here Are 9 Good Reasons To Read Fiction!
I love taking pictures. If you know me personally, you have probably realised of this. Whenever I go to a … Continue Reading Not Tomorrow, Today