I want to talk about something that is difficult to talk about. Dating as a fat person. My lack of a love life has always somewhat bothered me but as a low-key issue. I knew it bothered me, but I could forget about it and convince myself and others that I was fine alone. After… Continue reading ‘Why don’t you date more?’
23 is a funny age. After 17 years, it’s for many, the first year with no formal education. But for me, and as I’m sure for many others, it’s a year that involves much more learning than we could anticipate. I have probably learnt more since graduating than I did in my 4 years studying… Continue reading Life at 23
About a year ago, my sister suggested that we go to Prague for a few days with our Mother who has always wanted to go. Unfortunately, my sister was unable to come so I spent 3 nights in Prague with my mother this Spring. Looking back on it now it was a nice break from… Continue reading Spring city breaking in Prague
I’m sure everyone has seen enough posts about goals for the new year and the standard new year’s resolutions. I am not here to claim that I have anything groundbreaking to say, or anything new, or particularly interesting on the subject. I would just like to have a record to review this time next year.… Continue reading Who wants to read more new year’s resolutions…anyone?
So 2017 is finally here. Social media pages fill up of hopeful posts, badmouthing 2016 and wishing for better things in 2017, but why should we be hopeful? When the clock struck 12 on December 31st, nothing changed but the calendars on our phones, we were no closer to resolving any of the countless problems… Continue reading What’s wrong with hope?
Get good grades, go to university, get a job. That’s what I was told to do and that’s what I did. That is what people do, it was supposed to make me happy. I was offered a graduate job 8 hours from home and I didn’t even consider turning down the offer. This is what I had… Continue reading Life after graduation…