Returning Home

Am at home this week for the start of the school holidays and I feel like I have returned home to myself. It’s been a crazy few weeks with huge challenges both at work and home and at times it felt like there was no respite. But today, the quiet outside and inside , like…

Space and Time to Heal and Grow

I feel so blessed to have the opportunity to step off the wheel and step aside from the weekly rat race. I’ve taken some unpaid leave to study for my upcoming exam and also because I’m fasting for Ramadaan. My mind is quieter and my dreams are vivid. I have more time to spend with…

Remember who you are

Lately I find myself consciously and deliberately reminding myself who I am and I thought this post might be useful for others too. Useful when we might feel less than ourselves. Moments when we forget . Forget our true essence and how very far we have come. This journey called life is filled with bumps…

Just because..

Just because I’m smiling doesn’t mean I am not hurting inside Just because I’m quiet doesn’t mean I have nothing to say Just because I’m soft spoken doesn’t mean I can’t roar with the fierceness of lions Just because I’m coping doesn’t mean I don’t need help sometimes Just because I’ve done brave things doesn’t…