If it doesn’t just happen, is all modern life really just wilful contrivance? How much you have to act to make things happen for yourself but when do such actions become a form of self-betrayal? I feel like I am naturally very passive; always prepared to bend around the events and circumstances that occur around… Continue reading When to act
It hasn’t been a good week. No obvious reason for my slump but all those positive plates that I thought were spinning in my life stopped and I couldn’t seem to get them started again. This is probably the thing that I find the hardest in life at the moment – resilience. It doesn’t seem… Continue reading Resilience
I sometimes wonder if growing up is actually a transition from a time of aspirational hope to a grim determination to get by and not go broke before death.
It could be the change in the seasons or just plain laziness but I have been languishing in something of a food rut lately. For a good few weeks I have always been eating the same quick, go-to recipes that are comforting and easy but not particularly healthy. There has been a lot of cheese… Continue reading Food Choices