L Chat, Lifestyle

New Year Intentions: Dear 2020, I’m Ready.

Can you believe that 2019 is almost a thing of the past and we’re heading into a brand-new decade? Well, believe it because it’s time. As I get ready to step into 2020 I’m reflecting on the past year, and just how far I’ve come. From losing my polluted mind to finding ways to be […]

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L Chat

I’m Not Settling, And That’s That.

Somebody that I used to know used to tell me that I’m too much of a dreamer and that my expectations for a relationship were unrealistic. There were also times I was told that I wasn’t a “real woman” seeing as my idea of how things could work were nothing like the girls he dated […]

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L Chat

Hiding From The Worlds Expectations: Here I Am.

It’s been a while, but here I am, back for the millionth time ready to explain my absence, followed by a promise (that I can’t keep) to be more consistent. In reality, I have no idea if I’ll be able to stick around because the more I share, the more afraid I become of the […]

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L Chat

I Heard Voices When Nobody Was Around, That’s When It Clicked

After spending twenty-four years of being a creative soul, it wouldn’t surprise anybody that knows me to know that my imagination often goes wild and I find myself conversing with the image in the mirror. But what would surprise them, as it surprised me, is the fact that there came a time when the voice that […]

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L Chat

Why Aren’t You Smiling, Crocodile Teeth?

As I sat with my best friend talking about my realisation of past traumas that I’m still holding onto, she shared something with me. She told me that a family member of hers, who is also someone that I’m connected with, said that they would love to see me smile. It touched me deeply because […]

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L Chat, Lifestyle

Goodbye, Young Liss

A letter to my younger self  I’ve held onto you for much too long, in fear that your story would be forgotten. I’m learning now that you were my first teacher. I’m realising that I’ve learned from you what I need to know, meaning that it’s time for me to finally let you go. I […]

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Music

PAC-47: Celebrating 47 Years Of Tupac Shakur

June 16, 2018, marks 47 years since the birth of, the legendary, Tupac Shakur. Although his life was cut short, in 1996, the rapper, actor, and voice of the people , has left a mark on the world—that has kept his memory alive. From artists quoting his lyrics, to producers remixing his tracks, Tupac’s music […]

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Lifestyle, News

Review: Managing Your ‘Broken Brain’ To Live Your Best Life

Broken Brain is the title of, creative director, Hayley Repton’s latest short-film, featuring, blogger and youth leader, Penny Jarrett. The film manages to capture an impactful glimpse into the minds of those battling with ADHD—in a comfortable way. The artistically-shot film follows Penny, as she embarks on what would appear to be a normal night, yet […]

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L Chat, Lifestyle

A Letter To Today’s Me

Dear Liss, You’ve faced a hurdle that was long overdue, and you are still facing it, but I would like to commend you for your strength throughout these trying times. Giving others credit for seemingly simple steps is one of your most notable actions, but now it’s time to give that credit to yourself.  As […]

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