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Looking back on 2017

Looking back on 2017

It may be 4 days into 2018, but I’m hoping I’m still in the window to reflect on the year that was…before I launch too far into 2018. Last year I did an original ’16 in 2016′ and because I’m super lazy again, and this is largely for...
Today I took a mental health day (sans inverted commas)

Today I took a mental health day (sans inverted commas)

Like most, I can take a bit of disruption (actually probably a lot). I can usually cope quite fine when my Uber driver forgets to end the ride and I need to remedy the overcharge. Or the late fee email notification from Telstra when I have a receipt from paying 2...
When your friends start having kids…

When your friends start having kids…

Life is full of seasons. You enjoy many of the same for a long while and then you hit your twenties and it starts to change. People get married. People buy houses. People have kids. Me? I chose to run move away. My friends? My Instagram feed is evidence enough:...
“I’m sorry I wasn’t better company”

“I’m sorry I wasn’t better company”

Today would have been my Grandpa’s 90th birthday. As a kid I thought my grandpa would live forever, perhaps not forever, but his death seemed a long way off. He worked as a doctor until he was 80, travelled to Thailand twice during his final decade, drove across...