life as a creative

Travel Plans Delayed

In a previous post I talked about how the vaccine that I had wasn’t under the vaccines approved by the European Union. That meant that I would need to get another vaccine jab. I went to see my doctor yesterday and they told me that I would have to sign a form and be monitored… Continue reading Travel Plans Delayed

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Feeling Nostalgic After Watching Blood and Water Season Two

So y’all know that I’m moving to France soon but after watching Blood and Water Season Two I’ve been feeling serious waves of nostalgia. The show is based in my heart-town, Cape Town and seeing so many places that I love on the show made me feel like I was missing home. It made me… Continue reading Feeling Nostalgic After Watching Blood and Water Season Two

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!!!สวัสดีประเทศไทย

Hello Thailand!!! One thing that we don’t know about WordPress is that it shows you where most of your readership is coming from and it was to my pleasant surprise that the largest number of people reading my blog are coming from Thailand. So in an appreciation post to my big Thai readership I thought… Continue reading !!!สวัสดีประเทศไทย

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Creative cities: Melbourne, Australia

Australia came into my radar because of Troye Sivan. If you read my green eggs and ham story then you probably know that I love him very much. Load the creepy fangirl music. But Troye introduced me to the beauty of Perth, Australia. Which initially peaked my interest. Then I ended up dating someone who… Continue reading Creative cities: Melbourne, Australia

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Creative Cities: Dubai and Abu Dhabi

Dubai was one of the cities that I initially thought about moving to when thinking of where next to take my creative career. It is the perfect city for those creatives that are financially minded and also want to have a really good time. The beauty of Dubai is that it's a place that dreams… Continue reading Creative Cities: Dubai and Abu Dhabi

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Traveling Light and Moving Fast

Alexandra Fuller is one of my favorite Zimbabwean-raised authors. One of the reasons is that she recounts in a refreshingly honest way how she grew up in Rhodesia then Zimbabwe. She doesn't mask over or euphemize the racism of her parents, the racist mentality that she grew up with as a result of that, the… Continue reading Traveling Light and Moving Fast

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How to Plan a Trip So You Don’t Get Scammed by Influencers ( Lessons Learned from the Mary Jane Byarm Scandal)

Social media is one of the greatest gifts that’s we have and also one of the biggest curses. It’s been the source for a lot of us to make an income, make friends as well as pass around information. I mean how many new things are we learning from Tiktok? But one of the most… Continue reading How to Plan a Trip So You Don’t Get Scammed by Influencers ( Lessons Learned from the Mary Jane Byarm Scandal)

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Taking Steps Towards a Brighter Future sans Toxic Positivity

Being in a state of constant wonder has its perks and not so perks. I always have new ideas and plans that open my mind to all the possibilities but being a mortal human being with finite resources makes it quite difficult to achieve those all at once. With the next phase of my creative… Continue reading Taking Steps Towards a Brighter Future sans Toxic Positivity