Welcome to Lilydope!!!

Hey beautiful people, Thank you for taking your time to check out my page. Inspired by my late mother Lily, my cousin and best friend Snit, this blog is to inspire myself and others to live life authentically and kindly with lots of love and laughter. Please, check out my blog section for more content….

Reflections on the Love of God.

Wow, hi, Lilydope blog readers! It has been a minute, and how I miss engaging with you all?! I have not been in the best shape to write and share but now that I am back and better, why not go ahead and say something? God has also recently been reminding me to continue to…

Forgiving you only means forgiving myself.

The topic of forgiveness always finds a way to come back. I was recently having a conversation about the importance of forgiveness with one of my amazing friends and I thought I would share a little of what forgiveness means to me. Before I get into it, let me just say I am learning a…

You evicted me, YOU betrayed me!

Imagine yourself in your daily routine for a second. You have been out running errands, busy doing your thing, hanging out with friends, whatever else you normally would would have done in a day and, when you arrive home only to find out that your Landlord has been waiting for you to evict you! Yes,…

ምፍልላይና ኣስደሚምዋ!

ስለምንታይ ኢዮም ግን ንሕማቅኪ ዝህቅኑ ስለምንታይ ንጥፍኣትኪ ዝምነዪ ስለምንታይ ኢዮም’ከ ልእላውነትኪ ዘየኽብሩ ስለምንታይ በኣኺ ከይደቀሱ ዝሓድሩ ወረ ስለምንታይ ኢዮም ንሕማምኪ ዝጽልዩ ስለምንታይ ኣደዳ ሞትናን ስቅያትናን ዘደስቶም ኢለ ንነብሰይ ብተደጋጋሚ ሓቲተ መልሲ ምስ ሰኣንኩ ንኤርትራ ክውከሳ ተገደድኩ ንሳ ግን ጉሂያ ክትጸንሕኒ እናተጸበኽዋ ብፍስሃ ወኻዕካዕ ክትብል ኢየ ዝረኸብክዋ ብስመይ ይብለኪ ኣለኹ ሓደራኺ ንዓይ ብዝያዳ ክፈልጡኒ ሓብርለይ ኢኺ…

Valentines should be everyday!

Alright, it is that time of the year where all the single people in the world are once again reminded of their singleness! Lol hi everyone single, hang in there boo. Also, if you are one of those people who are big on Valentine’s, you do not have to have a significant other for you…

The strength in solitude

December 14, 2017 Dear Diary, Hey Diary, what is up! Well, this is one of the days where I am feeling really bad. I have never thought I would be in a situation where I would feel nothing! Nothing! Very hard to grasp what I am saying because I, myself, cannot believe what I am…

What I told my diary 7 years ago

Written on 30th Oct, 2013. Dear Diary, how is it going? Hope aight! Well, I am doing okay these days… a little better I guess. I started to study my lessons and read English story books as well. Life in Kelvin High school with new people, new culture and shit, I swear to God I…

DEAR EGG,

Future Child to be! How beautiful is it even to fathom that, One day, in God’s timing, You will transform into a  Whole Being? Isn’t God’s work magnificent? Only Science does not do justice. Thus, on this very random day, I would like to appreciate the experience  we go through, and most of all, To…

Late Cappuccino= Zero sleep= Random thoughts!

Bruh, it is 2:00 am. Why am I completely wide awake? I am paying for what I thought was a spontaneous dinner with one of my girls whom I had not seen in more than a month! She ordered cappuccino right after we had our delicious supper, quickly after, the smell of her drink was…

Feelings do not dictate truth

Our feelings fluctuate with life circumstances, which are dependent on certain things such as time, health, whether or not our basic needs are met, our desires, our accomplishments, our relationships with family and friends and for other reasons. However, just because our feelings are real does not always mean they dictate truth. Truth in this…