2020 Black and Proud

With all the unfortunate events going on in America and the BLM movement, being black is more special than ever. “It DoEsN’t HaPpEn In ThE UK” – I’ve heard people say Being black in the UK has some of the following experiences; Going to ‘work’ drinks with colleagues and they assume you’re a gangster. Constantly getting questions about your hair and how often do you…

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15 Encouraging Quotes to help us get through Lockdown

Hi all, I hope you are keeping well, staying safe and enjoying the weather we are having this week. It is banging. Summer 2020, is that you? Let’s not get too gassed – here are some inspirational quotes to help you get through this lockdown until it ends! Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build…

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Don’t Let the Internet Rush You

Listen, is the internet an 11:00am deadline at Uni and your laptop is doing a windows update at 10:58am? With lockdown, we are spending more time on the internet than ever before (the bandwidth is struggling) especially on social media. That’s all good but you must be mindful of what you take in. People on social media in the comments is something I can’t comprehend….

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What will be the ‘New Normal’ if the lockdown is over?

I believe it is week 7 of the lockdown. I am tired. However, there are some talks that some restrictions might be lifted soon. I wouldn’t shout freedom just yet. We have to adapt to another version of a ‘new normal’. Let’s go Shopping Shops will eventually reopen but there will probably be reduced hours. I am sure we aren’t encouraged to go out in…

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