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,…

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…

Alexa… block his number please!

Let me just start this by telling you all that dishonesty disgusts me. I would rather hear an ugly truth (whatever that may be) than being deceived to and especially only to find out later on. Seriously and insanely unthinkable. It could be shocking for so many reasons but I have realized the reason for…

It is okay to be not okay…

Hey beautiful people! Welcome back to Lilydope, once again. I hope 2020’s is treating you great. I cannot believe it is the end of January, already. Whenever I notice how fast time is flying by, I wonder if our Earth is actually revolving around the Sun at the same speed it used to before. God…

A Heartfelt letter to my Best-friend/cousin

Hey Snitey…. it is freaking the 25th of September, 2019 and I cannot believe that you are turning 26 today. But, I also cannot believe that I no more can call you on your cellphone and scream HAPPY BIRTHDAY !!! Moreover, I do know that you are in a way better place; only thing is…