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Film & Movies · In the shoes of a Graduate · Journalism · Life · Uncategorized

Who came up with New year’s Resolutions?

Ladies, gentlemen and my big eyed green creatures; 2015 is coming to an end in exactly three weeks, two day, one hour and forty five minutes from now (or rather from when I wrote this exact line). This only means we are closer to ringing in a new year (my prayers go out to those… Continue reading Who came up with New year’s Resolutions?

In the shoes of a Graduate · Journalism

The tree with multiple figs.

Your twenties are made up of ‘trial and error’. I look at this as life’s way of removing the training wheels that we had become accustom to. Just the other day two of my Uni friends got married and another has moved across the country to teach English in India. And when I asked them… Continue reading The tree with multiple figs.

Journalism

Yes, they (Boko Haram) returned ‘some’of our girls. What next?

Earlier this November, it was reported that 241 women and girls who were captured by the Islamic terrorist group Boko Haram had been rescued. This is not the first successful rescue, May of this year had the first returns being 293 women and days later 234 with 91 percent of these women and girls turning… Continue reading Yes, they (Boko Haram) returned ‘some’of our girls. What next?

Film & Movies · Journalism · Photography

Pictures and the thousand words.

Pictures are said to tell a thousand words. Photography is an art, it is a moment captured in time that can always be revisited. Susan Sontag, a former American writer and filmmaker, teacher and political activist once said; “All photographs are memento mori. To take a photograph is to participate in another person’s (or thing’s) mortality,… Continue reading Pictures and the thousand words.

Film & Movies · Love

The side chick era.

Okay so I might have been a little harsh on Olivia the other week cause clearly she came back with some pretty extreme blows last week. I mean an abortion, teaming up with Fitz ex; Meillie and actually cutting off his balls all in the same episode!!! talk about extreme.  For those of you who… Continue reading The side chick era.

Culture · Food · In the shoes of a Graduate

The East Street Food experience.

Lately I have come to appreciate food. I like trying new things when it comes to food and I have taken it upon myself to try different cuisines and restaurants in London. Last week I decided to do exactly that as myself and a friend went to an East-Asian restaurant called East Street Food. This… Continue reading The East Street Food experience.

In the shoes of a Graduate

How scary is Change?

Working in retail has always been okay while at University but what happens when you have graduated and four or so months later you are still working the same student retail job that you promised yourself you would leave after you graduate. I know, life gives you a reality check! When working a student job… Continue reading How scary is Change?

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Being Mellie Grant

Scandal has been on  our TV screens for four years (and counting) and for most of the four years at least, I have followed Mellie Grant. She has been the side kick, Scandal’s first lady, the wife, the mother, Fitz’s (that no good of a man) pillow fluffer and a grieving mother. And through all of… Continue reading Being Mellie Grant

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Faces of African Village.

During the end of the summer, I got a chance to travel back home for my lovely brother’s wedding which on a side note was AMAZING! However, that is not what I came on here to talk about. While I was home I got a chance to visit the African crafts and artifacts center called… Continue reading Faces of African Village.