For when you’re having a hard day

You don’t need to wake up one day expecting to know it all and have it all sorted out. Life never works like that. It’s okay to feel like a complete mess who has no idea about how the world works because you’re growing and evolving day by day, minute by minute. You don’t have…

To the troubled soul

Thank you for existing and being alive. Thank you for not giving up on yourself. People may think that this isn’t much of an achievement but from the bottom of my heart, I salute you for getting up each morning and facing whatever life throws at you. I am a deep believer of the fact…

Day 138- The woman next door

Last week me and my sister went around the street to sell waffles for the scouts. There was a house on the street next to ours which was so lavish. You could see the Christmas decorations and china dishes from the window. We went inside and began our usual drill, “Hallo, wil je waffles kopen”…

Day 137- Throwback to London

My mother had studied in London for a few years when I was a child. I always believed it was extremely brave of her to pursue her education regardless of what life threw at her. Needless to say, I’ve always wanted to go to London. It was fairly hectic since it was just four days…

Day 127- An overview of the past month

Busy, would be an understatement for how the past month has been. The first half of December was spent volunteering at the Old age home near school. The first week was honestly slightly unhinging, I met people who were losing their whole personalities and had nothing left to do but to wait for death to…