Practice what you preach: advice from me, to me

Solemn do people follow their own advice and I am one of  the chief perpetrators. On September 9th 2015, I wrote: do not set yourself guidelines and restrictions on how and when to change. Change occurs gradually and if you are stuck in the same environment, the only way to get better is by modifying … Continue reading Practice what you preach: advice from me, to me

Where I call home

The experiences of ethnic minorities, like our names, are often shortened to become more appetising to the tongue, easier to swallow by means of their watering down. Our names started life with ignorance and naivety. Unaware of the cruelty which comes from the purposeful mispronunciation of letters, turned into rhythmic mockery. So we shortened them, … Continue reading Where I call home