My oh my, y'all last March 23rd your girl hit that quarter-century milestone. I am one of those people that are obsessed with their birthdays. How did I spend my 24th year? Well indoors like everyone else, which made it feel like this year’s birthday came too soon but hey the time had come, I guess. In today's, Unpacking Fridays I will unpack 25 lessons I learned in the past 25 years.
New years inspire and carry new Hopes for most people so as we all were saying good riddance to 2020, this year did not inspire much to most. Things seemed to not be getting any better if not worse even with the introduction of the vaccine. Now more than ever, tomorrow is not promised so we are grateful for today.
one of my friends went through a rough patch, once again 2020 doing its thing. And the only thing that seemed not to be crumbling was her relationship with her boyfriend. Well, it is not always the happiest moments but they keep going strong as she always tells me “Love takes it all”.
Why Would You Take This Route? This Friday Rogers Wanambwa helps us Unpack dating in our twenties, he shares valuable lessons from his personal experience and lets it play a blueprint role in our lives. Take notes, I bet a few of us got this down.I always somehow get roped into this topic by different… Continue reading Staying Single Through Your Twenties In This Generation by Rogers Wanambwa
What day is it? Friday!! I cannot express how much I have been looking forward to today. S yay! it is finally the weekend. On today's Unpacking Fridays story the Amazing Gertrude Gwenzi takes us on a trip to making crazy dreams come true. Enjoy the read and be daring today. I am attracted to… Continue reading Tea and flowing rivers by Dr Getrude Gwenzi
For this suicide prevention month, let us help each other heal. Be human with your colleagues, smile at everyone whenever you get the chance, greet the security guy at your door. We live in a crazy world and we all have it hard every single day so let’s just help each other go through the day, this will be the only way we'll be making an actual impact.
The idea of Unpacking Fridays came to me as a way to improve my storytelling skills by sharing my own stories but also featuring other people in my circle as I believe we all have a story to tell. As we are walking into the weekend, today one of my greatest friends/editor, Dalya accepted to… Continue reading Unpacking the missing case
Many of us fail to reconcile with some life events but this stops us from enjoying the best of what we have If you can't control it let it go.
On today's unpacking Fridays I and my friend Mary decided to travel through memory lane and share our first teachable moment together. We all have that childhood friend, neighbour, cousin or even sibling we low key disliked and a silent competition always going on. This was the kid with good behaviour, great tastes and stellar… Continue reading Unbound
Storytelling is one of my biggest lacunae as a writer. In the spirit of filling in this gap, I am introducing "Unpacking Fridays". This will be a series of childhood stories by me, my friends and other bloggers joining in. I hope to improve my storytelling skills but also provide you with stories that can… Continue reading Action and reaction