Being on Your Own

On February 16 I went to go watch a movie. But this wasn’t just any excursion to the theatre. This was different. This was the first time that I went to go see a movie by myself, and it was the first time that the thought of going on my own to see a film didn’t […]

Review of Resolutions

So this year I decided to have quarterly reviews of my 2015 resolutions. Sad to say, they didn’t always make it up to the blog, but I did constantly remind myself of the challenges I set out to achieve, and even though I never wrote them down, it did seem to help, so I’m happy […]

Happiness in a hurry

That is what stared at me from a food advert yesterday: ‘Happiness in a hurry’. We pass hundreds of advertisements a day, they are literally everywhere, in shop windows crowding the street, on the newspaper that lies next to the sidewalk, the back window of a car, on your smartphone, at your office building, on the side […]

Another Birthday

I just celebrated my 23rd birthday and I must say, getting older is fantastic. A few years ago, I had a bit of a life crisis before my 21st birthday. I felt like I haven’t achieved anything, I felt close to death, I was unsure of the future, fed up with the present… it was just […]

Understand

Judging a person is an awful thing a human can do. When you are observing someone in such a way that your thoughts are immediately negative, stop yourself in your tracks and think about how that person must feel. Judgement and Observation is merely distinguished by the fine line of understanding. When simply observing a person or a […]

Read

The person that reads lives a thousand lives, and what better way to learn through mistakes when they aren’t your own? Reading gives you that incredible insight into another person’s life, their feelings, emotions, thoughts, experiences, things that you can never experience with another human being. It’s this first hand look at another life, one that can […]