Tag Archive: Self-love

The Alchemy of Dreams

Alchemy: any magical power or process of transmuting a common substance, usually of little value, into a substance of great value It was two days before my 30th birthday. I had finally found… Continue reading

It’s not the places we travel to

It’s not the places we travel to That we fall in love with It’s ourselves The way we loosen our ties And let down our hair The way we suddenly start having conversations… Continue reading

The real remedy

When I wrote my last blog post, I thought I was at a turning point. But actually, I went even further off track. Every day that week I felt like I was digging… Continue reading

About time!

What if it was your downtime, your lounging-in-bed-too-long time, your walkabout time, and your blow-Friday-off time that made possible your greatest achievements? Would they still make you feel guilty, Helen? Or would you… Continue reading

When a naked person offers you a shirt

I do not trust people who don’t love themselves and yet tell me, ‘I love you’. There is an African saying which is: Be careful when a naked person offers you a shirt.… Continue reading