Inspiration

“Why does one go away?” he said.

“Why does one go away?” he said.

“What is it that drives you on? If you are instinctively, or have been brought up or educated in a way that you demand of yourself that you make the best of your life and the best of your opportunities, then there is a constant […]

Take back happiness

Take back happiness

Whatever holds you back, Whatever weighs you down, Whatever drowns you, Whatever makes you feel little, Leave it behind. This 2016, take back happiness.   (I originally posted this last year, but sometimes we need reminding…) Happy new year everyone! 🙂

12 Lessons from the Road

12 Lessons from the Road

* 1. Count your blessings. Although I am by no means rich and have to save for months for one trip, the fact that I have savings and can use them to travel makes me luckier than many, many other people of my age, nationality, […]

Forget your back-up plan.

Forget your back-up plan.

The Director has spoken.

A sobering thought

A sobering thought

This was inspired by an article I read recently, written by Paul Kalanithi, the Stanford neurosurgeon and writer who died last Monday. It made me think about time and family and how important each is to the other. It’s a delicate balance: living life while preparing for […]

Could. Won’t.

Could. Won’t.

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