I am powerful!

Every now and then, I feel like I need to remind myself of who I am and what I stand for. These lyrics struck a cord for me, I hope they do for you as well. πŸ’œ I love my life I am powerful I am beautiful I am free I love my life I…

A black child does not graduate only for themselves

18 October 2017, the day I should have been at my happiest… yet not. I was under a lot of strain and if it wasn’t for my family, which I had underestimated their importance, I would still be beating myself up and stuck in anxiety… that is one story for another day but my whole…

Whose heart have you touched?

Good Morning! 😊For a change I have something positive to write about. AWESOME! right? With so little good left in the world. We all have to do our part. A bit each day. Make someone smile or giggle.πŸ˜‚ Not many, just one each day. Give some hope to someone who sees no bright side.🌼🌹 Brighten…

Ramblings from my broken soul

While you were sleeping I wanted to talk and cuddle and share Feeling lonely I wanted to tell you how I felt I wish you’d stay with me till dawn I needed to feel needed I needed you to talk; cuddle and share With me and not another While you were sleeping All I had…

Doing what you must to do

http://wp.me/p5SWfn-bz REBLOG Abostar.wordpress.com was started along with So Afrochic! for our Web design class at Walter Sisulu University last year. Because of the love we have for blogging and writing we never gave up on our blogs. Others did it for marks. We did it for love.πŸ’œ I must say I got the inspiration to…

Learning more about my culture

South Africa is a country with people of different cultural ethnic groups. We have AmaXhosa, amaZulu, Pedi, Sotho, Tswana, Swazi, Ndebele and others. I belong to the Xhosa cultural group which is also divided into other tribes. They call us the ‘ angry’ people because of the clicks we make when we talk. For example…