How to: Go with the flow! #WritingforGrowth

Have you been a bit too self-pity lately? Why don’t you try and go with the flow? Going with the flow is about adjusting to our circumstances. It does not mean letting life live through us, but rather living mindfully, letting go of the circumstances and the people we do not have control over. Adopting a…

Hanny’s journey: as a successful freelancer

Do you wish to build your own project? Are you facing some challenges along the road?  I trust that Hanny’s insights will inspire you to start where you are and make things happen. Hanny Kusumawati is an Indonesian writer and digital content strategist. She also facilitates workshops/ training on writing, creating creative content and works on…

Mind Open: The meaning of Timbuktu and its relevance today

  I believe that embarking on a personal development journey is about doing the work to be more mindful. It entails being more conscious of our environment and our place in it. Activism, speaking up on prejudice, promoting a different narrative, rediscovering a different part of history are all part of the process. Doing that…

How to manage your time wisely

Managing your time wisely essentially means being conscious of the energy you get. To me, it makes no doubt that time-management skills start within. Managing your time wisely is not about doing work or doing something all the time. It means getting to know yourself enough to understand, when, how, where, you will give the best…

The Power of Thoughts: 5 tips to unlock your potential

To what extent are thoughts powerful for our wellness? Thoughts are where it all starts. They have the power to elevate us, motivate us or destroy us. For instance, we may be dealing with a hard reality but going with the flow rather than resisting makes a huge difference in how we feel and how…

A Book Many Lessons: A Work From Fatou Diome

This book is one of the best things I have read in a long time. Fatou Diome is a Senegalese-French writer, “Le Ventre de l’Atlantique” (translated as “The Belly of the Atlantic”) is her first novel where she explores with humility and humour, the story of a bold Senegalese- French writer navigating throughout her own…

Olivia’s inspirational journey: Studying abroad in Montreal

Are you considering studying abroad? Are you thinking about how this experience could benefit you personally? Here is an insight into Olivia’s personal journey studying abroad from France to Canada filled with interesting perspectives, thoughtful considerations and sound advice. Take care and let yourself be inspired! An introduction:  Olivia The Free-Spirit My name is Olivia….

Lisboa and Solo trips

Alcantara The place You heard about it, you read about it, and I can only confirm it, Lisbon, this multicultural, vibrant and versatile city is indeed beyond amazing. I can only encourage anyone looking for a new adventure to travel there, to discover a bit more of its history, its culture, its art and its…

Conversation with Vanessa Anta Keita

Creative, Mama, Author-in becoming My blog has been a blessing in helping me connecting beyond measure with incredibly inspiring individual such as Vanessa. Vanessa truly has a unique, powerful and empowering personality. Vanessa is an impressive, confident, laid-back and strong woman – yes she is all of that, at last that was genuinely what she…

When was the last time you did something you were afraid of?

When was the last time you challenged yourself? Challenging myself regularly has become a lifestyle, it is difficult but it is something that is keeping me alive. Fear does not hold me back when it comes to doing things have no doubt would make me smarter, wiser and greater in spirit. I belive that fear…