“And I says to her, I like people, ya know? Not in-de-vedge-you-ally, but in the background. I enjoy seeing ’em in the evenings, it’s nice to see couples walking around, kids with their parents. Now, when it comes to large gatherings, you’ll never see me there! I always say that I’m sick and coming down … More Tea with Beatrice
The sweet, heady smell of mangoes filled her up with a lazy kind of joy. Droplets of sweat were taking root in the crevices of her body. She lifted her face to gaze at the lithe morning sky, burning with the anticipation of something that she could not quite fathom. She took a sip of … More Summer Slumber
light breeze, peaceful plays gracefully light blues, pinks sublime smooth waves of freshness, lavender hues waft through open windows of the soul giving comfort serenity
“Run!” she cried. “Run!” Gunshots. She woke up in a cold sweat, shivering. “Hey honey.” “Hey dad.” “You look tired.” “Yeah. I had a nightmare again.” “The same one?” “Yeah.” She trembled involuntarily. “Where’s mom?” “Still sleeping. So is your brother.” She looked out the window. The sky was a lovely mauve, the lavender of … More This color of skin
Hello! This is a plea for my people to sign this petition (I know it’s on change.org, but I think if we can get this to enough signatures, we’ll be able to do something about it) regarding spreading messages about child marriage. We have a chapter in our textbook which is pro-child marriage, and that’s … More Ranga’s Marriage: Hypocritical Socio-political Agendas in the 21st Century
My friends and I met up, and one of them is obsessed with taking pictures of everything. The following ensued: We’d decided on making brownies and pizza, and another friend’s mom made this delicious, creamy farfalle that I fell in love with. There are these mini stray cats with their momma who come to whine … More Photo Dump with Frens
It’s been a long time since I’ve written something like this (it’s been a long time since I’ve written anything, frankly), but I really feel like this is something that needs to be talked about. I haven’t been much of a person that’s been affected by my body image or insecure about my looks. My … More Self-Acceptance
That’s literally what I named this playlist. Since I’ve been a bitch and neglected my blog, I felt the need to post something. It’s raining where I am, and it’s lovely. These are a few songs I put together that I think sound so good on a rainy day. What are your favorite songs to … More Rainy Day Playlist
bonjour mes amis (i’m feeling very french today). I went on a walk with my friend yesterday and happened to see these beauties on the side (they’ve always been there, but I never thought to take pictures of them). I played around with the filters (a lot) and these are the result!
Hedy, I think this sorta worked out? I was feeling rather whimsical today morning, so after making the Mother’s Day card that I forgot to make, I started doodling with some watercolor. This is ze result. Does it work?