A Metaphor for Life

LETS TALK MUSIC. Okay so i dont know how important music is to everyone but music means everything to me. it is basically a metaphor for life. it expresses our emotion so perfectly that it is even scary. There is somethings about the art of music that has such an amazing effect on our mood…

Rut no more

Do you ever feel like you are stuck in a very long rut? I’ve felt like that for a while now. At first, I thought I wasn’t posting because I was very busy with school. And even though I was, I used that as an excuse to not deal with the rut and look for…

Hi I’m Amanda

hi. my name is Amanda Nsofor and I have been at this for almost 3 years and I haven’t even done a get to know me post. so I’m doing one now. so just like everyone else, I just googled get to know me tag questions and then I picked the ones that I liked…

TRUE ARTISTE: ANIEKAN

hey guys, after my five weeks long unexpected hiatus, I am finally back with the first artiste of the year. yay!! so let’s get into it. I’m an artiste because I refuse to be bored. I’m on the search for beauty where others might overlook it and I want to show that beauty to the…

NEW YEAR, SAME YOU, DIFFERENT DIRECTION

HEY GUYS, how was everyone’s Christmas? I hope it was good. mine was pretty awesome. so I’ve been seeing everyone getting really busy with new year resolutions and I don’t really know how I feel about them. don’t get me wrong I think it’s important to write down your goals and pray about them and…

CHRISTMAS

So finals are over for this semester. How is everybody doing? Decorations up, the tree was done, Present wrapped and menu planned? I hope so. Today I wanted to kind of talk about tradition, respect, and growth. As we all know, the Christmas season celebrates the birth of Jesus but now it almost seems like…

ECOTOPIA

HI my lovelies, so the semester is almost over in fact, this is the last week before finals. i know so i have been reading a book for my sociology class and it just got me thinking about human beings and how we think and behave. i mean, if someone criticizes you or someone you…

YOU’VE GOT THE POWER

Hey guys, So, you know how your parents always vetted your friends in high school, or when your parents were like, “don’t hang out with that person, I don’t like them” or “I don’t think she is a good influence on you” etc. I don’t think I was the only one that went through this,…

LEAVES OF GRASS

I celebrate myself,
And what I assume you shall assume,
For every atom belonging to me as good belongs to you.

A FREE MIND

How many of your thought and ideas are actually your own? This got me thinking. When we are born our parents teach us the things they think are right and they instill their own values in us. We basically live extensions of their own lives. That’s great because our parents actually teach us some really…

Gratitude

so today, be grateful for you and for the things that you do. be grateful for the things you have done and the things you will do. be grateful for other people. open your eyes and see the art that lives amongst us.

WORD VOMIT

hey guys I checked my stats today and  saw that t had been 13 days since  posted the last true artiste interview – which you can still check out here and I refuse to let it be 2 weeks. I haven’t gone 2 weeks without posting in awhile and I want to continue with my streak….