So it's the first day of June, the final month in the first half of this year. So 2017 is half done. Earlier in January I anticipated having a busy year with personal creative endeavours and professional projects. By now I had expected to be back in the workforce full time again, to have completed … Continue reading Midway through 2017 already
It's almost 2am... it was Mother's Day earlier. I wanted my kids sleeping by 7:30pm but that didn't happen - they were both asleep by 8:45pm instead. At least the day started with a nice breakfast in bed. My presents were given to me on Friday when I attended the Mother's Day special event at … Continue reading Sleep is no cure for insomnia
Challenges are never ending and they come at a time most inconvenient. That seems to be how my life goes. I mean I was on a roll with all my creative projects and feeling very positive about how 2017 was looking in terms of what I was going to finally accomplish creatively and professionally. Then … Continue reading Picking up where I left off
So a couple of weeks ago I had that knowing feeling again. When I couldn't peel myself off the couch, I thought perhaps the late nights staying up to watch Arrow was the reason for the tiredness during the day. When I finally got myself a couple of good nights' rest, I still found myself … Continue reading Big life changes ahead
I've never been one of those people who thought, "That might be me one day," when the topic of conversation is about cancer. It's just not something I thought I would ever face for some reason. Maybe a friend or family member, but not me. Then a few months ago I noticed this stripe on … Continue reading Cancer on my mind…
Serendipity. That's the moment I am living right now. That's how it feels. I am 41 and for the longest time have been waiting to know what I need to do with myself. You know, the big questions. What do I want to do? Who do I want to be? How do I want to … Continue reading No plans, no worries!
Remember the days of IRC, Netscape and Geocities websites? If these don't ring a bell, you're probably just not old enough. I was at my second year of uni when I got introduced to the internet. My first experience of it consisted of being able to chat with random strangers online via IRC - internet … Continue reading Social media might destroy my life