Category: Musings

Life Talk, Musings

Do you believe nothing worthwhile comes easy? Then this one’s for you.

Easy gets a bad rap. Going easy means you’re not trying hard enough. Choosing easy means you’re not being ambitious enough. Taking it easy means you’re not being industrious enough. Tell me if these sound familiar to you. “It’s so difficult because it’s worth it.” “No pain, no gain.” “Harder the work, bigger the prize.” …

Life Talk, Musings

Do yourself a favour. Stop being so modest

Imagine you’re at a party, dressed to the nines. A person comes up to you and says: Hey, you look awesome today! What do you do? You look embarrassed, shrug your shoulders and say: What are you saying? I’ve put on so much weight ya! This person is persistent. Not at all. That dress looks …

Life Talk, Musings

Never Regret Loving Someone

I could feel it in the pit of my stomach. That it’s ending. I didn’t want to believe it. Least of all, accept it. Surely this can’t be it. We were so good. And yet. Here I was, toughening myself up to pull the plug. On something I believed would last a lifetime. Heartbreaks are …

Life Talk, Musings

8 attitude shifts I’m making in 2018. Because it’s about time.

This is probably my first Buzzfeed-esque post. Why did I do it? Because I wanted to. Why pick 8 and not 18? Because I felt like it. Am I going to apologise for resorting to this cliché? Nope. Incidentally, that’s the first thing on my list. Stop apologising for what I want It’s funny how …

Life Talk, Musings

The Crazy, Stupid thing called Hope

Once upon a time, you believed in fairy tales. In beanstalks leading to secret treasure vaults in clouds and toads turning into princes. In fairy godmothers who create the perfect dress out of thin air and genies in lamps who grant every whimsical wish. In true love’s kiss that breaks death’s slumber and happy endings …