The Art of Finding Focus

[Elsa captured this snap of me on our holiday this year. I love that extended period of time off when all I do is read and no matter what book I’ve got in hand,  I can spend hours at a time focusing on the story.] I’ve been working a lot lately on finding focus. I’ve realised […]

Dear July

This post is inspired by a video YouTuber Essie Button recently did for another channel called ‘Dear July.’ Dear July, I read a quote yesterday from JK Rowling. She said: “You will never truly know yourself or the strength of your relationships until both have been tested by adversity.” Well, July, you’ve thrown adversity my […]

The Art of Being Nice

Back in Primary 4, my school teacher told us not to use the word ‘nice’ in our creative writing. Not even once! We couldn’t describe anyone or anything with it, we had to use our imagination and come up with something different. Sometimes, we just need time to wallow in our own bubble of sadness/misery/disappointment/negativity etc. […]