Revisiting My 30 Before 30 List

In 2016, my first 30 before 30 list was published, which included 30 things that I wanted to do, or goals that I wanted to reach, by the time I reach 30. Almost two years since it has been published, and now that I’m 24 years old, I’ve decided to revisit that list to see […]

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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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Poem: Dear Bali, I Love You

Bali set my melanin on fire Leaving me with the tan my soul always desired Bali reminded me that I could socialise Building friendships with angels in human disguise Bali reminded me that love has no cost Showing me that I held within what I thought I had lost Bali showed me how to make […]

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L Chat

Full Circle

Love is on my mind today. The love that I’ve given, so selflessly, whilst receiving nothing in return—or nothing that lasts as long as my eternal offering of unconditional love. Below are words that I wrote, to myself, that my heart decided to share with you. If you find that my words are fitting to […]

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L Chat, Uncategorized

I don’t wish to be saved by you

Here you are Back right on time And as I watch your arm reach down into my well of darkness And as I hear your faint cries of sweet nothings The proclaims you make of being here to free me from my darkness Flashbacks of the times you let me go The times our fingers […]

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