five songs that celebrate and affirm dark skin – a playlist
This is a story about the last date I went on.This is a story about dating and drinking and butterflies.This is a story about #NotAllMen.This, dear friends, is a triggering story. Once upon a time I met J…let’s call him Alpheus. I met Alpheus online. When I say INSTANT CONNECTION!!! We spoke endlessly for hours,Continue reading “On dating and #NotAllMen”
What is feminism? What does it entail? What is inter-sectional feminism?
What comes to men’s minds when the word ‘feminism’ comes up? I asked a few men to feed my curiosity
What do you do when you realize late in your journey that the path you chose for yourself is not the path for you?
Reflections of life during a pandemic, dealing with impostor syndrome and emotional burnout at work.
Like physical wounds, our mind’s wounds hurt, bleed and heal with time. This details the wounds that inflict our thoughts in the early morning.
Repeating a school year can be anxiety-provoking. Retraining one’s mind to think positively, though it may be hard, may be the key to survive
Exams are remarkably stressful. Having to retake them, all the more so. In this post I detail the anxieties AND VICTORIES of retaking exams.
To survive repeating final year, I knew I had to be kind to myself. I could not afford to beat myself up and be self-hating in 2018. I had to tell myself that I was capable, that I could move any mountain I set my eyes on. So, I wrote myself letters. Letters of admirationContinue reading “A letter to me – my journey through medicine”