#WFH or whatever … Productivity Hacks

Due to COVID-19 and the rate at which it is worsening in our countries, many persons have been working from home. But how does one really work from home (#WFH, you know it’s real when it has an acronym and a hashtag)? A friend of mine recently posted on Twitter the difficulty she is having […]

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Why do we compare career and stay-at-home moms?

Becoming a mother made me realize that all mothers are superheroes, whether she’s a stay-at-home mom or a career mom. Each one of these women are unique and make great sacrifices for their families. Amid the COVID-19 global pandemic and the call for persons – including mothers – to work from home, I’ve been seeing […]

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COVID-19: Home remedies for abortions?

Note: A lot of women have been contacting the author for advice on how to do home remedies, or where to access abortion services during this social distancing period. The article was written to attract women who are searching for home remedies, and interested in learning more about this very safe, and legal service. No […]

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What does an abortion in Guyana look like?

This. This is what most abortions look like. 5 pills. That’s all. How is it done?  Abortions are legal in Guyana and safe once done by a trained doctor. Most abortions are done within the first 8 weeks of pregnancy. An ultrasound is done to ascertain the gestational term of the pregnancy; this helps the […]

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PROTECT YOUR MENTAL HEALTH!

Time and time again, I’ve seen people write on social media that social media is bad for you – bad for your mental health.  Social media being the social platforms that connect us to one another: Our trusted companion, Facebook; our diary, Twitter; and our best friend, Instagram. For the purpose of this piece, when […]

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“You’re not stuck at home, you’re safe at home”

I’m joining the “You’re not stuck at home, you’re safe at home” bandwagon because guess what, IT’S THE DAMN TRUTH! COVID-19 is here, we didn’t ask or plan for it, but it is here and we must ensure that we play our part in protecting ourselves and those around us.  For the introverts and stay […]

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Beautiful Chaotic Mess

Becoming a mom has been an overly emotional ride for me. From being excited, to nervous and now sheer happiness. My baby is 2 years and 2 months old, and over these two years I’ve learned so much while nurturing and caring for her. There is no perfect way to be a perfect mom, but […]

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Gay, Bi? Dafaq am I?

Let me begin this by saying, I’m gay. Confidently gay! I’ve always known this ever since I was a child, despite me never having a name for it other than knowing I’m “girly”. This was not what I called myself, I only knew this because schoolmates described me as such.  Yea, I was girly. I […]

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What can we as Guyanese predict for 2018?

2018 is upon us and this is the time of year where we sit and think about what the new year has in store for us. More money? Happier family, better job? Greener public buildings? GTT has been asking me since November what will I do with a million dollars, and upon their suggestions I […]

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