My life is a fucking shit show right now. I will explain…

Its been a day. I am currently crying. I feel like I am losing control of every single thing in my life. And I have no one to speak to right now, so I am going to vent here. If you’re new, welcome. My name is Aaliah and my life is a fucking shit show […]

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That time of the year

Tomorrow marks 2 years since my uncle died. Two years later, I’m still sad. I still miss him. And this time of year is just really hard for me because all those feelings come back. Even though its been 2 years, these feelings have not gone away. Some times I feel like my family has […]

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The Heroes we did not know we Needed

I’m guessing that the majority of us have had to deal with scammers, whether that is through phone calls or texts or maybe even emails. And if you haven’t, I’m jealous. I get at least one scam phone call a week and usually its from fido chinese department. Sometimes its Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). I […]

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I Bought Myself a Switch

A little over a week ago, I was having a rough time and decided to get myself a nintendo switch. And I am loving it. I will be the first one to admit that I spend money on things I shouldn’t when I am having a bad day or anytime between midnight and 4am. But […]

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Lockdown 2.0 and Some Snow

Well, we have done it. With covid cases increasing in the Toronto and Peel regions we are going back into “lockdown” tomorrow for 28 days. And on top of that, its snowing today. Schools and child care services are going to remain open, as well as essential stores, so thats good.However, restaurants, small businesses and […]

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What do you enjoy keeping track of?

I was just updating my Letterboxd account with the movies I have watched the past few weeks and it made me curious what other people keep track of. I’m a bit of a nerd in that I like tracking my everyday life and seeing the statistics. I either have a particular app, use an excel […]

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October 2020 memories

Happy Halloween! Fun fact I have never celebrated or dressed up for Halloween. It wasn’t something that was celebrated where I lived before moving to Canada, and even when I was here, I always had night classes. Hopefully one year. In the mean time, I will try to watch as many halloween movies as I […]

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Getting my new permanent resident (PR) card

Getting my new permanent resident (PR) card today made my day. The past few days and weeks have been rough, so seeing it in my hand made me excited and hopeful. It might seem silly, but the truth is the past weeks and months, I have been stressed about it. I sent in my application […]

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It has been an interesting night

The past half hour has been an interesting one. I’m just laying on my bed, reading and I suddenly hear a knock. Sounds common right? Except that its after 7pm, I did not expect anyone, its dark and I am the only one in the house. But I decided to answer it anyway. He said […]

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