I’ve always wanted to be a ballerina. Ever since I watched those early Barbie movies like The Nutcracker and Swan Lake, I’ve dreamt of putting on pointe shoes and effortlessly gliding across the studio (or stage). My dream was very, very short-lived and features a slightly scarring back story. However recently at University of Johannesburg,… Continue reading What I Learnt While Crashing a Ballet Class
My mother and sister are now all too familiar with my daily ritual of telling them, in extremely great detail and normally for about two hours, about my day. Sometimes it is extremely funny like that time I dropped Red Bull on my pants and it looked like I wet myself so I had to… Continue reading Why I Keep Looking For My Prince
Taylor Swift is like my favourite singer ever and her music, despite what haters say, is really good. Honestly, her music has taught me a lot and continues to inspire me everyday but the one song that takes the top space in my life has got to be "Shake It Off" because well, the haters… Continue reading Shake It Off
Anyone that knows me knows that I love to read. Like all the time. I love books with strong female characters that can kick ass just as much, and even better than, the boys. However, lately I've been noticing a trend with the most popular teen books. All of their main female protagonists are mainly (but not… Continue reading What about the “Typical Girls”?
I've heard the saying a million times but I never truly understood it. I guess it's because where ever I went I still had the things I love, the things that make me happy like my family and my novels (especially my copy of The Secret Garden which I read annually) among other things. However,… Continue reading Home Is Where The Heart Is
I like being alone. Honestly, I do. I enjoy my own company and the sense of peace I feel when I can just relax and enjoy a good book or have some kind of deep, meaningful music playing through my earphones. I feel solid. I feel whole and for once I'm not pulled in ten… Continue reading Why Am I Alone?
We all need somebody. Even if you say you don't or act like you don't, at the end of the day there is someone in your life that you turn to every time. We can't survive without having people around us. We need to socialise, we need to interact with others and we need to… Continue reading Life’s Little Secret
The thing about blogs is that it is kind of hard to know what to blog about. When I first decided to start a blog, I had no idea what I was interested in writing about. I also had no idea what would interest people. All my research said that you should blog about something… Continue reading The Thing About Blogs…