The Struggle: Reclaiming the Black Aesthetic

The Struggle: Reclaiming the Black Aesthetic

*this first appeared on Brits & Pieces

It’s no secret that being black in this world is probably one of the hardest things to be. And being a black woman is even harder…

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Writing In Colour: Meeting The Mind Behind Literary Natives

Writing In Colour: Meeting The Mind Behind Literary Natives

Hey Guys! What’s new? How’s your week been?

So, you guys already know I love interviewing people. I mean what’s more inspiring than hearing what my fellow peers are up to? And Salma Ibrahim is no exception. I had the amazing opportunity to sit down with her and learn about her brainchild, Literary Natives.

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Struggling to remain disciplined? Maybe you’re not committed enough…

Struggling to remain disciplined? Maybe you’re not committed enough…

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So I’ve been completely M.I.A. I know, I know. It literally goes against all the principles of my blog and my life in general. But I suppose that’s why I enjoy doing this. It shows me where I lack commitment no matter how disciplined I try to be. And it’s really important to know the difference, crucial to making anything succeed…

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Why I stopped being so hard on myself

Why I stopped being so hard on myself

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So, I wanted to talk about how we can be really hard on ourselves, causing the very effects we are working to avoid. We end up experiencing more stress, worry and self-loathing, over failing to meet our goals. But in a world where doing more all the time is the norm, how can we treat ourselves with the upmost kindness and understanding…?

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The ugly side of self care

The ugly side of self care

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So, I wanted to talk about the side of self care that is often suppressed. The side that makes the most difference and requires the biggest sacrifice. Yet, I find that we don’t focus or give it enough attention. And that’s the ugly side to self care….

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Valentine’s Day: A thing of the past?

Valentine’s Day: A thing of the past?

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So I wanted to talk about one of the most infamous days of the year. Valentine’s Day, an occasion to show love to our significant others. But I wonder, if this day has lost it’s true meaning and has any place in present society…. Continue reading “Valentine’s Day: A thing of the past?”

Sosasharon.com Turns One! – Here are three things I’ve learnt

Sosasharon.com Turns One! – Here are three things I’ve learnt

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I’m so excited to say that my website has finally turned one! Throwback to my very first post, ‘Project Real’ where I talked about getting to the nitty, gritty of my goals and what I wanted to achieve with sosasharon.com. It’s safe to say, I didn’t achieve as many of them as I wanted to, but had so many other accomplishments. I also learnt a whole lot about blogging and what I truly enjoy about writing…

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