Going Solo: Attending Events Alone

I have always enjoyed doing things by myself, even if it did make my stomach turn and hands shake. I was constantly thinking about what it looks like, I felt like being alone made it look like it had no friends or maybe I was just weird. It's strange I never looked at it in … Continue reading Going Solo: Attending Events Alone

Notting Hill Carnival & “Black on Black Crime”

A bank holiday in August only really means one thing.... ITS CARNIVAL!. If you didn't know every year during the August bank holiday Notting Hill Carnival begins. This massive event celebrating freedom of expression and also a reminder of the Caribbean islands many black people had left behind when coming to England.  This celebration of … Continue reading Notting Hill Carnival & “Black on Black Crime”