Last week, I started a very simple exercise to help me fight depression. I’ve decided to count my blessings every day of the week, so that I can actually visualise that there’s good in my life. I need to confront my mental illness with facts, so that when it tries to make me believe I’m… Read More Count Your Blessings — Week #2
It is a truth universally acknowledged that there’s pressure around people — I mean, women — to have achieved a certain amount of things by the time they reach a certain age. And, as much as I try not to abide by the rules a one-size society has set up for us, I still find… Read More How I Turned 27, Freaked Out and Finally Realised All is Well
It’s Sunday January 6th, 10:30pm. I am in bed, still writing my own version of Rewind 2018 (hopefully, it won’t get as much hate as the YouTube one). One sentence I wrote is ‘I thought it would be a good exercise to count my blessings for a change…’ and, somehow, it also happens to be… Read More Count Your Blessings — Week #1
2018 has been a lot of things for me, from new beginnings & great opportunities to close calls & complete meltdowns. I moved to London on January 4th and it took me about a year to feel like I may actually belong here – which is kind of ironic since Brexit is just around the… Read More 2018, a survival story.