Stories

Welcome to my creative space where I let thoughts flow. Sometimes it is to share business or writing insights, other times, it would simply be self-expression through stories, poems, musings; most of the time, however, I suspect I’d be waxing lyrical about food.

  • October 22, 2020
To the little one I love

Dedicated to the joy of our life, my nephew:   To see my childhood unfold through your unbridled laughter, and watch those who loved me love you too. To catch the sparkle in your innocent eyes at all things new, and realise this world suddenly stands at its dawn again. To dance with you, holding […]

Read More
  • September 15, 2020
The dress that changed my life

Every girl has a different view with regard to fashion. Some don’t care for it, some live for it. Some of us are Carrie Bradshaw, others, Coco Chanel. Do you remember a period of your life through music? The first time I heard Edith Piaf, I knew I had to go see France. Or perhaps […]

Read More
  • August 10, 2020
My favourite writings

This is one of my favourite segments from Paris Je T’aime: He watched his wife cross the street, in the red trench coat she always swore she’d throw out but always retrieved from her closet year after year. She was like that about everything. It was the trait that attracted him when they first met. […]

Read More
  • July 15, 2020
Rainy day memories

Today, I heard the frantic pitter-patter of rain on the zinc roof. It felt so nostalgic because it reminded me of childhood and the farm house from many years ago. How deafening a mid-day deluge could be, making an afternoon of rain feel like the end of the world to a ten-year-old. Just like how […]

Read More
  • June 29, 2020
The start of an end

She with her fiery red curls, tears staining her porcelain, ivory face and a hardened resolve, sat on the Ice Throne. With a gentle wave of hand, the loyal guards in her palace blew into long horns. Thunderous echo howled through the never-ending corridors. She had ordered the gates of her kingdom to be closed […]

Read More
  • May 12, 2020
Are blogs dead?

Blogging is still a great way to tell a part of your brand story. From effective SEO-friendly articles to guides and listicles, get creative on ways to reach your target audience! Blogging not only reels in traffic but more importantly, it establishes you as the voice of authority over a subject matter related to your […]

Read More