Tag: Blogging U

Writing 201: Future

It’s Day 10, the final day of Writing 201 from Blogging U, and I have enjoyed it, I plan to try out these different poetry forms in the future. I realized I messed up the rhyme scheme, after I wrote the first stanza but I 

Writing 201: (in my) Drawer

Destiny You were long awaited, so reasonably priced, they kept a party in your favour. In a colourful garb when I first laid eyes, dressed so nice. It was Destiny, you had to be mine, and with that I paid the price, you were coming 

Writing 201: Fog


My mind was amongst the stars, peering down,
embraced by the twinkling haze.
He held me tight with his hands, and his steady gaze,
softly, he promised me, he wouldn’t let me fall.

Hmmm an elegy. Today’s theme is fog.

Prompt: Fog
Form: Elegy
Device: Metaphor

(Ites is a Rasta slang for heights.)


Writing 201: Animal

Royally Speaking His mannerisms are perfect and correct, feared and respected, surrounded by a regal glow. Side by side with his Empress, their love forever on show. The King of the jungle they claimed, the conquering lion his other name. He grew his natty as he deemed fit. Oh how they watched 

Writing 201: Water

The sun shone as bright as it felt, warming the black sand, unbalanced with such stormy seas. A Water haiku. Prompt: Water Form: Haiku Device: Simile

"I like it, you like it!" -Protoje

My 5 favourite blogs are:

  1.  Young & Twenty
  2.  Rubys Polaroid
  3.  Brainwashed Beautiful Mind
  4.  Not Another Tall Blog
  5.  Angle And Views

This was a hard pick, because I don’t have a lot of time to read blogs, but when I do these pop up at the right time on Reader. Check them out you may add them to your favourites list as well 🙂


What the night brings

What the night brings

Mystery The word for today’s photo101 assignment is Mystery so I decided to participate 🙂 taken by my iPhone 4s. xShida



For blogging 101 assignment 2, we were to work on our tag line but my tag line was there from the beginning lol, I didn’t have to change it, its my blog in it’s simplest form “The life of a Jamaican girl.” xShida



My goals are:

  • To be more involved in the blogging community.
  • To gain more followers.
  • To work on my writing skills; to be closer to my ideal way of posting/writing by April 2015.