Serendipity. That's the moment I am living right now. That's how it feels. I am 41 and for the longest time have been waiting to know what I need to do with myself. You know, the big questions. What do I want to do? Who do I want to be? How do I want to … Continue reading No plans, no worries!
Remember the days of IRC, Netscape and Geocities websites? If these don't ring a bell, you're probably just not old enough. I was at my second year of uni when I got introduced to the internet. My first experience of it consisted of being able to chat with random strangers online via IRC - internet … Continue reading Social media might destroy my life
So all I know is that I need a creative outlet, ... or five. As a writer, writing needs to be one of them. I started this blog again just so I can have exactly that, but I don't really know how to go about it. I mean, I know, rationally, what things need to … Continue reading Fumbling my way through blogging
I pride myself in being able to use my mind to make decisions after assessing what my heart feels. It is rational and logical to have this synergy between my mind and heart, because this means that I can hide the emotional part and only show the controlled side.... it’s balanced, right? And therefore better, … Continue reading When you realise the opposite is true
I've been estranged from Mimmette, the writer. For the past decade I have been preoccupied with life, so I tell myself. But the truth is that it has taken me this long to cast away all (most) of my fears that prevented me from just doing it, this writing thing. I made lots of excuses … Continue reading Hello again
Less than a month ago I decided to experiment with whether I can grow a mango plant from the seeds of mangoes we ate. I extracted the seed from its casing and planted it in a pot. I made sure not to let the soil dry out, even making it quite wet. To be honest, … Continue reading A new life begins
So there, I've said it. I've admitted it. Faced the truth. Called it for what it is. Don't get me wrong. I want to write, and I still get ideas flying through my mind on a daily basis. But I just don't feel like writing. Partly it's because I feel negative. Another reason is that … Continue reading I don’t feel like writing