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    A walk in the woods…,nature calls.

    It is that time of the year when trees are shedding their leaves, days become shorter and dark, the sky is easily grey and the sun becomes a visitor on few days. Hello Autumn! If you’re like me who was…

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    Choose your news, expand your vision!

    “When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know Peace. Jimi Hendrix I stumbled on a heartbreaking video of a mother and her child who were affected by the recent hurricane in Houston. All she…

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    Take a ride and don’t look back!

    “There’s no scarcity of opportunity to make a living at what you love; there’s a scarcity of resolve to make it happen” Wayne Dyer I’ve lived most of my life not daring to do or be. I would admire creative…

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    On Love and Marriage

    Deciding on writing this post, I first thought why would I deviate from my usual norm; it was almost as if I suddenly developed claws that wouldn’t allow me to write and express all the reality there is to this…

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    In (secure)

    “If you hear a voice that says you cannot paint, then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.” Vincent Van Gogh I recently watched a documentary about Vivian Maier, a nanny who was discovered; she’d taken thousands…

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    Finding Purpose…

    Who am I? Why am I on earth? What am I here for? These are some of the questions I go to bed and awake with ever since I started learning and practising how to live a concious life. If…

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    An Evolving Identity!

    First I was born into a society that made me aware of gender. One that places hormones before ability: because one gender is assumed weaker, and the other stronger. One that taught me shame but also taught me strength. I…

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    Resolve, Unfreeze the fear!

    An old important, yet exciting new year’s tradition I adapted over the years was re-opening a list of goals/aspirations I had written down at the beginning of the previous year. It was a form of self-evaluation and also a time…

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    Huraay! Happyblacky is one.

    HELLO Dear one, (A letter from Angel to Happyblacky) It’s been a year since I birthed this “Happyblacky blog”, wow! I remember last year by this time, I had shaky hands and doubts before publishing my first post. Today, I…

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    The simple act of letting go.

    “Cleanliness is a state of purity, clarity, and precision” Suze Orman There was a metallic shelf in my house, standing in the kitchen which contained all sorts of food including things I dump when I’m too lazy to put them…