Starting at 30…

We’ve all felt stuck. Could be a job that we wish we could quit to pursue a passion that burns in us, or the nagging feeling of mediocrity, imposter syndrome, or whatever negative feeling, that plagues even the most “successful” people. For me, it is the weight of finding purpose…

Penny for my Thoughts?

  • Everything


    everything is art.art is life.life is divine.divine is God.God is love.love is everything. – Akanji


  • Discovering Confidence

    I walk in, dressed like Spring would if it had a job interview. I’m wearing a multi-coloured floral jumpsuit and my blazer is bright orange. My 6 inch pumps are wine red and my earrings are rainbow tassels…


  • Say ‘No’ and be OK with it

    Say ‘No’ and be OK with it

    If you’re like me, you allow the needs of others to take precedence over yours. You are less likely to say ‘no’ even when necessary, for fear of hurting feelings or being ‘mean’. As I age, I’m learning that saying ‘no’ is an integral piece of personal growth. This year, it’s one of my many […]


  • Final Week 2018: Find Comfort in Uncertainty

    Final Week 2018: Find Comfort in Uncertainty

         We’re officially in the last week of 2018! Where did the time go?! If you’re like me, you’re taking stock of the year; what worked, what didn’t, goals accomplished, unfulfilled resolutions, etc. It’s an integral part of preparing for the new year, to usher it in with awareness of where we are and […]


About Me

Hi, I’m Akanji, seeker of purpose.

As a multi-creative, focusing on one thing has often been tough for me. With that in mind, this space is where I’ll navigate the journey finding purpose in my experiences and encounters. I’m doing all the things and learning as I grow. Welcome to all of it!

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