Liso Donaldson

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    By Liso Donaldson On Thursday, March 14th, 2013

    Let it go

    “You did a terrible thing but it doesn’t make you a terrible person” – Dr Bailey; Greys Anatomy. I’ve never had trouble accepting this sentiment. Unless you are the spawn of Satan, a mass murderer, ch... Read more »
    By Liso Donaldson On Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

    I’m not crazy I’m just a little unwell

    With great power comes great responsibility, said by someone in one of the Spiderman movies. I’d like to know what comes with great age. Not that I’m implying that 20 something or even 30 something is a ‘... Read more »
    By Liso Donaldson On Saturday, March 2nd, 2013

    You ain’t about that life

    Ghetto Translation: “The persona that you portray is contrary to the actual individual that you are.” For as long as I can remember I recall my mother telling me that the most important thing I can do with ... Read more »
    By Liso Donaldson On Friday, January 18th, 2013

    Let’s toast to our exes

    I aspire to have a long term successful relationship with a Ryan Gosling meets Taye Diggs look alike. Unfortunately I have a tendency to date what RnB group TLC would refer to as Scrubs. However I’ve vowed in... Read more »
    By Liso Donaldson On Friday, January 11th, 2013

    Be my person

    Cristina: “Be my person, Owen. Be my freakin’ person.” Owen: “Be my person.”- Grey’s Anatomy. There are some key things that I believe about relationships. They can either be awe... Read more »
    By Liso Donaldson On Friday, December 7th, 2012

    We need to talk about Chris

    The infamy, coupled with the fame, that surrounds that name means the 23-year-old R&B artist needs little to no introduction and over the past two weeks, the Twitterverse has proved it again. In case you mi... Read more »
    By Liso Donaldson On Friday, November 23rd, 2012

    The 2012 American Music Awards

    Don’t you just love award shows? In my house it’s a huge affair. No interruptions allowed, BBM off! Mr Dick Clark, best known for hosting the popular show American Bandstand (something akin to Idols), creat... Read more »
    By Liso Donaldson On Sunday, November 18th, 2012

    Create a life you don’t want to escape from

    “There is no passion to be found in settling for a life that is less than you are capable of living” – Nelson Mandela. I aspire to work for Vogue Us. If this is your dream when you’re nine years old... Read more »
    By Liso Donaldson On Friday, November 9th, 2012

    Being happy isn’t elusive…. and content is as content does

    I recently shared a very confused side of myself, one that I reluctantly acknowledged to my best friend. I am now going to share it with you. Some of you will definitely judge me, but after confiding the afores... Read more »
    By Liso Donaldson On Monday, October 8th, 2012

    Jennifer Hudson: Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong

    Jennifer Hudson has forgiven her former brother-in-law for murdering her mother, brother and nephew in 2008, saying it is ‘not his fault’ that he shot them dead. Estranged from Hudson’s sister Julia, ... Read more »