“Mummy, I am having scrambled eggs and sausages for breakfast. Do you want some?” Are you wondering what that question has to do with guarding your authenticity? Read on! That was my daughter, Claire, asking if she should make me breakfast. She is 8 years old. She’s the youngest of my children. Her elder brothers… [Read More]
…And away it flew!
I love nature. Animals, birds, the sky, trees, landforms, the whole nine yards. Scratch that! I just remembered that besides butterflies, I don’t like insects! Bzzz!!! Dang it! I definitely don’t like lizards too! Guess I can’t quite call myself an animal lover then. Whatev’s! I often feel a burst of energy each time that… [Read More]
…AND I WON!
In July, I set out on a journey with 53 other contestants. An Africa storytelling journey that would see us all share, for the most part, very intimate parts of our lives. Many of us had shared these same stories with a few persons across various platforms. For some of us, it was the first… [Read More]
I HAVE AN EDGE
If someone or something has an edge, it means that they have an advantage that makes them stronger or likely to be more successful than another thing or person. Many things can give us the much-needed edge we seek. Our looks, thoughts, knowledge, skills, experience, expertise, attitude, background, exposure, qualifications, position, relationships, environment, finances etc…. [Read More]
BUILDING TRUST WITH COMMUNICATION
Despite how the year has been, especially with the need to stay physically distant from people, I have met new people. So yes, I haven’t had much physical interaction but I have engaged with so many people in the social media space. A few of those relationships have even bloomed into friendships that are likely… [Read More]
How would you respond to being cheated?
Several months ago, I was approached by an actress to edit a movie script that she was working on. It was her first feature film. She also wanted me to come up with possible endings as well as a synopsis for the story. She was referred by another client I had written a profile for… [Read More]