A prayer

I have heartache... Every time I stop to think, I feel pangs in my chest. Sometimes I feel weaker than I am... I sense I can't handle life  with these two hands. These hands have built so little and yet, abandoned a lot. They've wiped many tears and written many fears. My hands have worked … Continue reading A prayer

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Looking Deeper…

Sometime last week, my colleague at work was having an issue with a word document she had been working on for about 30 or 40 minutes (could've been more). The content had suddenly disappeared from the word document and she couldn't recover it. In an attempt to help her, I clicked on the undo button … Continue reading Looking Deeper…

The Last Daughter

The past few months have been emotional, reflective and very exciting. Usually within the last two weeks of January, I realize I’m almost a year older and start the journey of self-reflection and self assessment. Mind you, this is a totally different episode from what I go through on December 31st. This year, my self-assessment … Continue reading The Last Daughter

A doze of GOOD medicine

I realized how I easily take things for granted.  I never noticed how much the seemingly simple or little things in life meant a lotto me. I was down with malaria a few weeks ago and I missed a good night’s sleep for about 5 days in a row! Aside the lovely attention from family, … Continue reading A doze of GOOD medicine

Salty :)

Today, I was making a stew and as I was adding salt to the simmering stew, I heard a phrase in my head,  “A little heat never hurt any salt!” I honestly have no idea where that came from. But I rarely hear myself think coherent sentences so I sat down to think about it. … Continue reading Salty 🙂

In Good Time

Growing up, there were a countless number of things that I couldn’t wait for. I couldn’t wait to go to university, to get my nails done, to drive, to have a boyfriend, to have my own bank account, to get married… honestly it was an endless list. I think as a child, my most repeated … Continue reading In Good Time