Sometimes, Less is More

I know you’ve heard the saying “less is more”, a phrase adopted in 1947 by architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe several times but do you agree with it?
Less is More simply means that which is simple and clear is more appreciated than that which is complicated. It suggests that there is value in simplicity and that more can be accomplished with less.

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Why You Should Focus on Today

Have you ever thought about simply living in the moment instead of focusing on a future you haven’t seen? We tend to pay more attention to tomorrow, next week, next month or next year and little attention to today. While it’s important to consider the future, doing so might cause you to lose focus on the present.

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POEM| Undecided

Making decisions
has never been
my strongest suit
because I always
find it hard
to choose anything

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Forgiving: Why It’s Hard & Why It’s Necessary

We’ve all felt hurt, betrayed, misjudged, cheated, insulted, taken for granted or abused at a point in our lives. It sucks when people we trust hurt us, believe me I know, I’ve been there and it has made me angry and sometimes very sad. Our reactions to being wronged are different.

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5 Easy Ways To Overcome Writer’s Block

Have you been trying to write but the words just won’t come out? You’ve been staring at your PC but it’s been a blank page for two hours and you just can’t come up with the words. Don’t worry too much, every writer gets stuck once in a while.

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POEM| The Words Won’t Come Out

On a peaceful day
I take a look out the window
the day is bright
and the sky is blue
I try to write
but the words won’t come out

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My Fearless Self-Discovery Session

Do you know who you are?, I mean who you really are? I started writing to discover myself and the initial title of my blog was The Journey of Self-Discovery by Mariam Shittu. I later found out that I wanted to share more than lifestyle which is why I changed it to Mariam’s World and a lot of things have happened since then.

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