selfawareness

Manipulation Literature & Motives

I was scrolling through TikTok as 600 million of us do daily, when I came across a stream of viral videos introducing books on a certain niche: psychological manipulation. I mean, for an app that thrives off of memes, cringey POVs and thirst traps, I didn’t expect something so heavy to reach my for you […]

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Trauma Porn & Evangelism

*Sigh* “Finally. I can return to social media.” That’s probably what many POC were saying after being bombarded with violent imagery in every story, every repost and every video they were sent for months. But I personally don’t believe that POC will ever recover from the emotional beating of seeing black and brown bodies brutalised […]

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Diet Culture

So my first ever blog post on Pepper was called “I am not Fat” and it discussed the unhealthy language surrounding weight. But I now want to talk about another aspect of the topic; I think it’s really disgusting how we perceive health and the ways we strive to attain health. As a Christian, I […]

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