BIG VOICES & my two cents

 

What a courageous, fearless and creative mind! It was the article on Arundhati Roy in Vogue and her new upcoming book that drew me to take a closer look. A look at the colourful personal life of this writer and the controversial issues she battles. Thank you, Vogue, for the introduction!

 

“I am hysterical. I’m screaming from the bloody rooftops. And he and his smug little club are going ‘Shhhh… you’ll wake the neighbours.’ – I want to wake the neighbors, that’s my whole point. I want everybody to open their eyes.” ~ Arundhati Roy in response to criticism of her ‘shrill and hectoring tone’:)

 

The points she makes are loud and eye opening, but she comes across as a gentle person, not aggressive (more…)

Bible Rock

A vision to remember!

The Bible Rock is the glorious mountain spotted in the distance along the winding road to Kandy.

I spent the weekend with my family getting reacquainted with what people call ‘the hill country’. It’s (more…)

Happiness is…

This is one of my favorite spaces!

Delving into a time of gazing at sparkles and identifying stones somehow relaxes me and there’s a sense of peace around me. I’m such a rock nerd:)

So as a woman who chose to raise her child full time, I found myself in a place where I have to be (more…)

An Inspiring Summer 2016

It really has been an unforgettable summer this year! As beautiful as this island is, to venture out and explore the amazing world out there is a privilege!

Ok… of course prior to leaving there was the concern of France being still under a state of emergency, (more…)

Flood in Sri Lanka, my story…

Torrents of rain poured relentlessly and continuously without mercy!

Before we knew it, our own neighbourhood was flooded with what looked like three feet of muddy brown water. Only jeeps and double cabs could pass and even then with difficulty. Across the street, large and beautifully furnished homes were filled with near chest (more…)

Love Style Life ~ Garance Dore

My copy has arrived!

Thank God for Amazon and the Aramex Shop and Ship:)  Such quick service, so very happy!

So here I am marking the moment I received my copy of Garance Dore’s first book: Love Style Life.

She is a French blogger and illustrator living in New York. It is her blog that was my first (more…)

Favourite Four From The Sartorialist

Fashion and style being my first love in the professional world, I take enormous pleasure looking at the ‘looks on the streets’! Seeing how people express themselves with how they wear their clothes and jewels…fascinating me!

Scott Schuman of The Sartorialist is an American blogger of street fashion. I love stopping by his (more…)

Inspired ~ One Step at a Time

This goes to show whatever it is we’re climbing towards, through happy times or rough, the climb doesn’t have to get ugly:)) There’s beauty all around us. We just have to choose to see it and be mindful of the moment – one step at a time xx

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Jewellery Styles

 

It’s all about wearing jewels and please email me a snap shot of yours! Loving the jewellery styles (more…)

Elevating and Life Altering Words

No matter what we are or do in life, however we like to identify ourselves… the same principles apply to us all.

Life altering words carry life, high energy and great creative power.

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