Author: Mack

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Have we all heard the saying “be careful what you wish for because you might just get it”, yes? Okay but what if you don’t get what you wish for, what if you get the complete opposite? I feel as though some of us are so stuck on what we want and our idea of…

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At first I thought they picked the wrong girl to invite to this launch because I was 100% sure I would fan out but there’s a piece of advice my uncle gave me about fanning out, he said “You gotta act like the shit don’t stink, you’re just as important as the person you think…

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Unlike most people I’ve experienced both, I’ve been a bully and I have suffered from bullying, mainly social bullying. And I can tell you that it is taunting and traumatic. I won’t go as far as mentioning when and where because the purpose is not to call people out (that would basically make me a…

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I know I high-key pretend I’m 100% anti men but I’m also low-key still trying to find my perfect match and write my own love story. I’ve been reading this book (basically, 10 pages left of it) titled “When God writes your love story” by Eric and Leslie Ludy and it has been an amazing…

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So, your girl has always been the chubbychoo of the group and that’s always been that. I’ve always been a bit heavier than my circle of friends and siblings. That used to bother me quite a lot because I got picked on a lot at Primary school and I’ve never been genuinely happy with my…

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I catch the pattern Of your silence Before you speak I do not need To hear a word In your silence Every tone I seek Is heard by Langston Hughes I used to think my mom was invalidating my feelings when she’d tell me to be silent after telling her about a heated argument I had…

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Lie to me and tell me you don’t care about your skin and that it doesn’t affect your confidence, please – I’m waiting patiently for you to lie to me. “I regret taking such good care of my skin” – said no one ever. I don’t care what you say, your skin affects your self-confidence…

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Okay so, for this piece I’m joined by my Nyani who is sister and friend, who also happens to be a writer. We were all together as sisters this past holiday and we got to talking about relationships and what we want out of them. We’re all very single and we’re just navigating through self-worth…

Mack

Unlike most people I’ve experienced both, I’ve been a bully and I have suffered from bullying, mainly social bullying. And I can tell you that it is both taunting and traumatic. I won’t go as far as mentioning when and where because the purpose is not to call people out (that would basically make me…