Chocolate cupcakes? Treat yo self!

If you’re looking for something to watch during this #Stayathome season, I wouldn’t be able to recommend Parks and Rec enough. Though I only watched it for the first time last year (shock, horror!), it is now officially one of my all time favourite TV shows! The characters, humor and drama are absolutely genius, and…

Twisted, by Luka Mwango (book review)

Can you imagine a story that is simply…dramatic in epic proportions, to say the least.  Imagine you’re not seeing it play out in a movie theater but from the comfort of your own home. Accompanied by a hot cup of something nice that you let go cold because it’s so captivating, and has you holding…

Save Somebody

So many a night I have spent tearing up over an episode of Grey’s Anatomy. There are so many sad stories and cases and those patients you pray don’t die. The doctors are now my family, I know all about neuroblastoma and fistulas and how to make a perfect suture. I have lived a day…

lucid in limbo

You’re in a plane. Flying through the air; a regular easy breezy flight. And you can see the end in sight; the city you’re heading to…the runway somewhere in the near distance, still a speck but easily definable. All of a sudden, you hit a spot of turbulence and the plane cannot withstand the pressure….

Birthing Destiny

She hadn’t bitten her nails in months. But today her fingers were raw and red from where she had been gnawing at them all day. Blood red nail polish now chipped and cracked, the aftermath strewn across her desk, reminded her of a war scene. And she had to stifle a bitter laugh at the…