A time my heart split clean open

In the span of reading these five words, I've come to realize there's a story to be shared: when the death of a dear friend split my heart clean open. 

Five and a half years ago, C and I met…

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DNA Test Results: Perseverance

Tuning into a personal reflection of heritage, conditioning, and real change. 

I came across a social media posting of an expression piece depicting moulds of grimaced looking men and women, some with their heads hanging low, some in shackles.  


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The Power of Resting

How many lessons will it take until a message sinks in? 

I share reflections of my brush with illness and the conversation with a friend that opened and softened me to the importance of deep rest. 

“It’s interesting isn’t it

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Beginning Again. Refresh


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Peaceful greetings, dearly beloved.


I have begun this way for 851 days. Dearly beloved. These words were actually inspired by Roula Said when I attended one of her workshops…

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August 21 (written July 14) 2021


Hello again,


I’m pleased to be back so soon after my recent post. It isn’t often that have such a quick turnaround and follow up to something I release. Have you heard my…

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Making a mark on the world


Let's share some secrets, unabashedly.


My name is Zaynab, and I'm an artist ready and willing to share the not-so-secret secrets of my journey as a creative exposée. Meaning, I'll be sharing secrets of my process, and we'll likely…

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Not The Only One 

The story: This song brought me to a lot of realizations, one being that I am/you are/we are not the only ones going through certain situations life has brought our way. I had only been back in town for about…

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A Nomad (formerly known as)

It's about time I post something dealing with the spirit and true essence of my being: the traveller. I started travelling in 2011, with my first major three-week trip backpacking around Europe: seven countries, so many memories, and the big…

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