Exploring what it means to be human and the importance of connection and community. Discovering your authentic self.
The power of kindness
Nothing in this post should be a surprise, but nonetheless, it is an important reminder of how kindness and joy make the world go round. Enjoy and don’t forget to light those eyes up!
Permission to feel
Our emotions are important. They guide us, keep us sage and motivate us. They help us navigate between right and wrong. Without them we would be at best robots, at worst psychopaths. And yet, throughout life we are taught to suppress our emotions. Somehow our feelings have become the bad guy. The villain. Writing about the importance of emotions. Please read and feel.
Making the trek
Dostoevsky wrote: ‘The mystery of human existence lies not in just staying alive, but in finding something to live for.’ I realise there is no point in arguing with the great philosophers and psychologists of our time, research studies, medical experts and survivors. To have purpose is to have life.
The art of writing
Musing about the connection between the physical act of writing and neurological changes in our brain. Exploring why writing can change the way we think, change the way we feel, change the way we act. How writing not only changes our brain but us as a person.
Life as a fraud: on deceiving myself
I have written this blog post in the hope that it will encourage people to listen to the stories of others in order to find their own truth. For people to have the same experience I had - to be slapped with the reality of the importance to ‘unapologetically embrace ourselves.’