If my life were a book, what would it be?

Thank you to my Toastmasters speakers’ club for inspiring the theme of this blog post.

Self help

Life is for living, and the meaning of life is whatever meaning you create of it.

Inspired by Jaya Ashmore, Steve Pavlina, Julia Cameron, Dr Michael Greger, Dr Rangan Chatterjee, Ramit Sethi, existentialists, stoics, Buddhists.

  • Play
  • Rest
  • Learn


  • Compassion
  • Courage
  • Curiosity


  • Autonomy
  • Focus
  • Joy

Sci fi

More specifically, speculative fiction

Inspired by Octavia Butler, Rivers Solomon, Nnedi Okorafor, Tomi Adeyemi, Ursula Le Guin.

Afrofuturist. Illustrated. Collectively/collaboratively created. Liberation as expressed by each of our senses.


Ideas for speeches I might like to give:

  • How to experience 9 lives
  • Creativity is for EVERYone: Bringing playtime into daily life
  • Magical Letters: An Old Solution to a New Problem (or a A New Solution to an Old Problem? 🤔)
  • Time travel for beginners
  • What I do for living