Black British Writing Pt2 Following up from part 1 Rineya Umran Ka and I continue the wonderful conversation about being a Black British writer. In this episode we discuss aspects of trauma and how writing acts as a bridge between people, demographic and/or experiences. Parallel to this we speak on how Black literature often centers around traumatic experiences…… Continue reading Black British Writing Pt2

Connecting With Self Learning to connect with Self can seem like an uphill battle at times, but it does not have to be this way. Join Kloveism and I as we explore the what “the work” looks and feels like, our personal journeys of self-acceptance, self-love and much much more. From meditating to mastery oracle cards, Klove…… Continue reading Connecting With Self

Navigating Pregnancy Loss Pt1 This episode is one that comes with a disclaimer, throughout this candid conversation there will be open dialogue regarding miscarriages, preterm labours, and still births. Both I and Rima Plummer have unfortunately gone through the agonising experience of losing a child/children. Like so many other women of colour, we are cornered into a margin…… Continue reading Navigating Pregnancy Loss Pt1

I Miss The Peace of Mind

Stillness washes over me as I lay on our dimpled bed sheets, looking at the faded cracked line on the ceiling. Thoughts travel to and fro in my mind, back and forth blurring into one another. All thoughts drenched in the feelings attached to You. How you moved. How you smiled. How we would laugh…… Continue reading I Miss The Peace of Mind

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It is so easy to hide behind the facades we create for ourselves. Afraid of letting our nakedness reveal itself in the midst of uncertainty. Scared to let our blackness fill the room in case we overshadow those who do not see us for who we are. I see my imperfections as reminders of what…… Continue reading Untitled no. 2

‘Claiming My Identity’ – This is Only the Beginning

She said to claim who I am. i sat there. In a midst of confusion. Cyphering my way through what i have been programmed to learn about myself from phantom ghosts of the past. What was my reality? How can i voice my truth? Was the struggle mental or one of misunderstanding? The conflict still…… Continue reading ‘Claiming My Identity’ – This is Only the Beginning