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Growing Up

  • How To Make Friends

    Hola amigos! This has been a LONG TIME COMING! If you’ve been following me, you might have noticed there is a constant stream of people coming in and out of my life! I reckon I make a new friend every…

    Growing Up, Lifestyle
    / June 12, 2018
  • The Question Of Africa

    Africa has been a part of my consciousness since I was born. I can remember on day at school where the teacher explained the concept of the United Kingdom, accompanied by a map and four different flags. Or the day…

    Growing Up, Race & Identity
    / April 22, 2018
  • The Snow Queen

    There are two things to know about the day I was born. One is that on that day it was the coldest, heaviest snow fall that Britain had seen for decades; it would remain the coldest on record until this…

    Growing Up, Race & Identity
    / March 3, 2018
  • The Losing Of Leaves

    The trees are becoming bare outlines, their leaves scattered on the ground. Their processes become smaller. So have mine. My life has shrunk, this year. Dwindled, really into something much smaller than it once was. In my younger days, I…

    Growing Up
    / November 26, 2017
  • On Sight: My Story and Battling Blindness

    I remember being told not to look at the sun or I would damage my eyes. There was one bright summers day where I cartwheeled to the ground, opened my eyes, and saw it directly. I got my first pair…

    Growing Up
    / October 12, 2017