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          Keeping It Real: On Time, Clarity & Purpose

          “There are years that ask questions and years that answer.” – Zora Neale Hurston   I came across this Hurston quote recently. For me, it captures various elements I’ve encountered over the past two years: time, rhythm, clarity, purpose, and especially, asking “why?” – a concept author Simon Sinek captures nicely in his book Start …

                Poetry/Prose: Quicksand

                An attempt at describing the indescribable experience of inspiration and poetry writing It is often said that the mystical happens at the crossroads between time and spaceWith its crescendo undulations of past, present and future, the beach is exactly thatWalking along the breadth of such on a lazy Sunday morning, you encounter the knownThe grainy …

                  Well What Would You Know?… Eureka!

                  See the smirk on his face? He thinks he’s sitting pretty.Anyway, that’s the one I got. (Finally!) So its been a while since I wrote on here, but by no means does that mean there isn’t much to tell. If you’re interested in knowing how Ramadan has been for me in Senegal, hop on over …

                      Poetry/Prose: Back To When

                      To days when yes was yes, and no was no, and maybe made sense even when the month wasn’t May and there were no bees to be found. To the final run of teeth through school girl hair in anticipation of seven o’clock when cartoon network assumed its rightful place on GTV. To afternoons watching …