The book, although a highly informative read, I found it to be focusing mainly on a group of individuals in the highly developed world. As a person who is born and raised in Africa, I would say that our lessons for the 21st century, would be slightly different. I found myself not being able to relate to a lot of things that were mentioned in … Continue reading 21 Lessons For The 21st Century : Book Thoughts
It might be too late to wish everyone a happy Ramadhan, but better late than never, right? So, Happy Ramadhan everybody!
I wrote a little reflection poem about death, because I realized how this is a scary topic for many people. The minute you mention death, in any way, then there is a certain look on people’s face, like a taboo Continue reading “Death: How do you reflect?”
A place where your heart cannot be broken Continue reading Safe Place
They say love is wholesome, love is beautiful
Love is giving, love is instant Continue reading “Can it be?”
Alright! Welcome to the first post on “We Eat” ! Procrastination is a horrible disease and it needs to stop. The world is facing a pandemic right now and people are stuck indoors, what better time to get busy in the kitchen ? To begin will start simple and easy, looking at a simple yet one of my favourite breakfast options…toast. What you’ll need; … Continue reading Sunny-side Breakfast Toast
Yours The luxury to nurture a dream The rest inside your truth The comfort of certainty The power of a choice How will tomorrow be? You live His The fear of unknown The oppression in his truth The deceit of brotherhood The price of hope What will tomorrow bring? He dreads Continue reading 🤍
I got attached to Santiago.
From the boy he was, to the man he became. I was part of it all, every step of his journey. You can sense the maturity changes in the protagonist as the book progresses. As a reader, I felt a part of every process.
Through magic interpretations and insightful metaphors, there are bits of life lessons and knowledge of phases that one has to go through in order to become who they believe they are, and part of these are probably taken out of Paulo Coelho’s life himself.
Santiago can be anybody, Continue reading “The Alchemist – Book thoughts”
At the beginning it was fun and exciting, then again isn’t it always ? Continue reading A Prayer for 2020
Just like we have different races, language and laughter’swe differ at heart, the keeper of the soul’s secrets. The mistake most of us make is stereotyping the heart to emotions of love, happiness and strength; a heart can do much more than that…A heart need not feel, hope or dream, it can be numb, lost and toxic. It worries me how the world agrees that these following words are positive and uplifting – follow you heart, meant to define that all the heart is, is innocence that is not to be questioned, just … Continue reading Be scared
I know of a man who sits outside the porch every late afternoon watching life pass him by, building castles in the sky. He sits to enjoy his coffee with his head looking down admiring the ground, as if he longs to be it, under it. And when the sun is out of sight he gathers himself for a fight, wakes up his soul and reminds it to move on. Some days I see him in the mornings too when the sky has enough blue to blame the sun … Continue reading The only way to go