I Think I’ve Found a Piece of Myself

The first time I went to Nigeria I was 11 years old, 12 years later at 23, I went back. A whole lot had changed. I have spent the last few years trying to situate…

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Reflecting on My Mental Health

I find it hard to appreciate the present, I always tend to look forwards, always planning my next step or holiday or job but I am also a little bit of a nostalgic person. I…

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#MeToo

When I first saw the #MeToo hashtag I felt uncomfortable. I question the effectiveness of chain posts on influencing social change. Last Friday I witnessed #WomenBoycottTwitter in response to Rose Mcgowan’s account being suspended. You…

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Uni

First year. First year I went looking for myself in jaager bombs and vodka. I cried. I didn’t go to uni. I lay in bed unable to reach half a meter to open my curtain…

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Mental Health Awareness Week 2017

I have a group of friends from school that I’ve known for almost ten years now. I call them friends from school because that’s what they are, but they are also so much more than…

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