Culture, Entertainment

British Asian Poet Series: Sandeep Sahota

Though Sandeep is a poet who is born and brought up in Denmark; her connections with the UK run deep as her mother is from the UK and sees it as her second home.  When did your passion for writing poetry begin? “My fascination of words and language came when I was very young, but […]

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Culture, Entertainment

British Asian Poet Series: Rupinder Kaur

Rupinder Kaur Rupinder is a University student from Birmingham who is a spoken word artist and hopes to share her passion of Panjab through her writing and through her current project Rooh Panjabi. When did your passion for writing poetry begin? “I have always loved poetry from a young age particularly Sufi Poetry. My passion […]

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Culture, Entertainment

British Asian Poet Series: Behind the Netra

Jaspreet Sangha (Behind the Netra) Jaspreet who is known as Behind the Netra is a spoken word artist from East London. In Sanskrit, it is believed that Netra means ‘eyes’ or perhaps ‘eyes and mind’. Behind the Netra hopes to reveal the thoughts and ideas that have been hidden behind the netra, through her poetry, performances, images, […]

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Beauty

Hair Witchcraft: Shea Moisture Hair Masque

We can all be guilty of neglecting our hair sometimes, putting it through its paces with heated appliances, hair dye and bleach. I have a confession, I’m a huge sinner when it comes to this! Back in October 2015 I decided to do something different with my hair, and perhaps a little bit risky. Grey […]

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Relationships

Confessions of a Birthday Girl

Have you ever felt a certain level of anxiety to the lead up of your birthday? Other years this anxiety would’ve been identified as excitement but now it has evolved to a hint of worry and a dash of fear. Getting closer to your mid 20’s can be quite scary for some people especially if […]

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Beauty

British Bindi’s Amani’s Turmeric Experience

Flashback to Last Year: I never thought I would be able to happily go to work everyday wearing NO MAKE-UP. I’m not a huge make-up fan, so my aim was to be confident and comfortable in my own skin, without having to wake up early to do my face (who doesn’t want more sleep, right?). […]

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