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If you’re more fortunate than others…

If you are more fortunate than others build a longer table not a taller fence. I recently wrote about one of my favourite sayings, on the ‘three types of people in this world‘. Those are words I live by and seeing the above quote on LinkedIn today just reminded me once more of their importance…. Continue reading

There are three kinds of people in this world

There are three kinds of people in this world: Those that have never had it bad Those that had it bad and think you should too Those that had it bad and never want you to suffer as they did I don’t know where I stumbled across those words. There are moments where you find… Continue reading

On beauty and Zora Neale Hurston

In 2017 I discovered Zora Neale Hurston’s work for the first time. I was listening to the latest episode of the Seriously… podcast ‘A Woman Half in Shadow’. Hearing Solange Knowles read passages of Hurston’s work was a revelation. Sometimes I feel discriminated against but it does not make me angry. It merely astonishes me…. Continue reading