Life Lessons


22 Life Lessons from a 22-Year-Old with Their Sh*t Together

Bold title, right? The thing is, that until very recently, I actually hated the term to ‘have your sh*t together’. I first heard it from a co-worker within the first month of joining a company at 19. They mentioned that they and other co-workers of mine had spent an entire evening, at a bar, trying …


A Small Moment That Saved a Relationship?

Author’s note: I originally wrote this short piece back in May 2017 on Medium. I recently came across it again and upon re-reading it – I immediately wanted to re-publish the piece here. Whilst I don’t particularly miss the commutes, there was a kind of magic that came from encounters like this that I try …


Life Lessons from the 8 Most Deadly Samurai Warriors

‘Life is understood best by those who live it most intensely’ Samurai warriors are infamously known to be some of the fiercest fighters in history. Their almost 700-year-power over feudal Japan paved a way for their integrity and loyalty-bound philosophy and fighting style to become that of legends. Through my research and my new found …


10 Hard-Hitting Truths You Have to Tackle Now

I was raised in an impeccably positive household. I never heard anybody putting someone down. I never heard complaints about someone being more well-off or arguments about mistrust or misunderstanding. Smiling, complimenting, helping others and ultimately, having good intentions was a vital baseline for the principles that I lived by, growing up. Despite this making up the foundations, …