HOW TO STAY SANE IN ISOLATION

Is it ok to say that you are enjoying this time? Is it selfish or insensitive to write these words and mean them? Is it normal to find comfort and peace in your world which has suddenly slowed down and become considerably smaller? Does it make you a bad person to say the confinement was…

THEY CALL ME CORONA.

They call me Corona, for that is my name. I have made history; I am showered with fame. They say I was unexpected, unprecedented, a shock for the world, they say no one could have seen me coming, that this was never foretold. I am here now and here to stay, invading your world in every…

PANDEMIC

Over the past couple of months, specifically the last two weeks we have seen a virus spread across the globe like wildfire, we are far from the peak of this outbreak and over the coming weeks things are set to get much worse. People are rightly scared, the uncertainty of this illness is creating panic…

WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU NEED EXPERIENCE TO GET EXPERIENCE?

Have you ever looked at the criteria for a job role and seen that they require a minimum two years of experience in the same or similar role? Have you looked at said job roles and known in your heart that you’d be absolutely perfect for it but not applied because you didn’t meet the…

ELEVEN THINGS TO DO TO GET OFF YOUR PHONE

We all know that feeling of sheer panic when you dig around in your bag or check the wrong pocket and can’t immediately detect your phone. It’s like someone’s stolen your favorite child or cut off a limb in the street. I’ve seen the fear in the eyes of the person who can’t locate their…

NEW DECADE

The festive period is well in the past. Another year has come and gone. 2020 is underway and with that comes the expiration date of our last decade. It seems we can never quite believe that it could be new year again already, we never know where the time has gone, yet here we are…

YOGA

Your mat is your own private island. Inhale and take the plunge in to the cool water of your paradise. This space is yours to explore as you please. You can come and go as you wish, the island isn’t going to go anywhere, it will be waiting for you, exactly as you left it…

FORTY WINKS

Dear sleep, I haven’t seen you for a while.. You used to visit me so frequently, you’d greet me from work at the end of the day, welcome me home, you’d envelop me on the sofa and carry me safely off to bed in your robust arms, ready for a night of twilight adventures only…

PRESCRIBED TWENTY FIVE

It all started three years ago, almost to the day, I had been feeling that my life was a little stagnated and I was finding myself behaving much too pessimisticly in the midst of waves of anxiety and a rather messy end to a messy relationship. We all experience these times in life, times that…