Something new! Post-session witterings… Should be easier to be consistent this, way than… Say, oh I don’t know.. Writing 藍 I’ve got a transcript from Otter, but… Let’s just say some of the sentences aren’t … Continue reading BJJ session 163
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is still an ongoing occurrence in my life happening anywhere from twice to 6 times a week. I’m on session 143 now and a four-stripe white belt. I can assure you I … Continue reading What’s in a lifestyle?
[BJJ MAT CONFESSIONS] Let it be known, going to a BJJ class fully fasted, with only coffee for sustiance, and shark week deciding to start earlier that day AND deciding to do open mat after … Continue reading BJJ Mat Confessions
Tenacity (Noun) The quality or fact of being able to grip something firmly; grip The quality or fact of being very determined; determination. The quality or fact of continuing to exist; persistence. Alternatively: “Tenacity is … Continue reading The Art of Tenacity: One
My boyfriend managed to almost single-handedly nullify the entire robot dystopian sci-fi sub-genre in one sentence. Almost. Ultimately what he said boiled down to: the robots would confer with each other and consider how the … Continue reading The plight of self awareness
I’ve done a curious thing, on a whim that has confirmed a long held opinion on the state of social media. I switched my primary Facebook profile on my phone to my more “creative” tight … Continue reading Preacher amongst preachers
We are presently living through the age of fear. Whilst life exists as an assortment of chained choices, there is always an underlying torrent of discomfort propagated by societal fallacies. Over years we have been … Continue reading A world of fear
As with many things that require subconscious processing, the passing of Chris Cornell has swiftly submerged into my subconsciousness as did the initial hearing of his passing on Thursday. Having grown up in Kenya, I … Continue reading A creative heart’s numb spot
If you have not watched Guardians of the Galaxy 2 – don’t read this.
The world has been strange lately. Well, it’s been strange since December 2016, but as I try to address the strangeness, I seem to just be going deeper into this crazy rabbit hole of disparity and disconnection in a bid to try and connect with who I am. Whatever that even means.
Tending the garden is a relaxing pastime, but it does not prepare one for the inevitable battles of life. It is easy to be calm in a serene setting. To be calm and serene when … Continue reading Warrior’s Garden