The struggles of creating during lockdown

The struggles of creating during lockdown

Hey Guys, how you doing? How are you holding up?

So there’s a lot going on right now and it’s pretty scary. It’s also like nothing we’ve ever seen before, at least in our lifetime. Normally in times of trouble, I’d turn to writing or expressing myself in some creative way. But I’ve struggled with this so much. I’m finding it hard to create and it’s freaking me out! 

But I’m not alone, so many of us are finding the pressure to create with all this ‘spare’ time, crippling. Others are flourishing and putting out the most amazing content I’ve ever seen.

So how do you overcome or rather, make peace with not being able to create? Here’s how I’m figuring it out…

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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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Meeting the Mind behind Made In Africa (M.I.A) Apparel

Meeting the Mind behind Made In Africa (M.I.A) Apparel

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

So I’ve been wanting to do another interview after having the best time doing it with the Bad Gyals of Black Girls Book Club! I love meeting people who are doing interesting and exciting things. Now, I’ve had another amazing opportunity to meet the brain behind M.I.A LDN.

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