It was time to celebrate 3 years of Young People Insight on January 15th, looking back on how the platform had come into being and all the memories shared. It was a special night in a room filled with warmth and love. Although The Kickback and Poetic Insight were not combining for the first time, … Continue reading Celebrating 3 Years of Young People Insight
Happy New Year beautiful people! I hope you had a lovely break and lots of fun over the holiday season. Are you ready for another year of Young People Insight events? I intend for this year to be bigger and better than ever for YPI, with new things happening and positive changes being made. I … Continue reading What’s Coming Up in January?
One thing that remains constant about Young People Insight is that I never know what to expect - apart from being sure of dynamic conversation at The Kickback and being inspired at Poetic Insight. Any thoughts or notions I had about Poetic Insight on January 30th completely went out the window once the event finally … Continue reading Celebrating Two Years at Poetic Insight
Happy New Year beautiful people! I hope the start of 2018 has been good for you and that great things will be in store for you this year. Unfortunately, I've started of this year with the flu, combined with feelings of stress and self-doubt, but I'm fighting to believe in myself and put plans in … Continue reading January 2018 Means Two Years of Young People Insight
A month before the first youth forum in January 2016, I launched a short film that kick-started the youth platform that Young People Insight has evolved into. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RbpawGxg83s It made perfect sense that the first birthday of Young People Insight would be celebrated with a night of poetry and spoken word, at the first Poetic Insight … Continue reading Poetic Insight: Moving Forward & Celebration
My baby; Born out of a time of confusion, Searching for fulfillment, Something better, More special than I imagined Came along. Not what I planned, Or expected, It hit me by surprise; But I knew I had to nurture it, Feed it, Give attention to it; Although I didn't ask for it, Hadn't planned for … Continue reading Happy Birthday Young People Insight
This month will be a year since I started holding youth forums as part of Young People Insight, transitioning from simply being a blog and officially kicking off the youth platform. Celebrating our first birthday will coincide with Poetic Insight, our first event of the year and the first of our monthly poetry nights. Poetic Insight … Continue reading Celebrating Our 1st Birthday at Poetic Insight