Chapter 49: Snippets from self-development

Tacky green glasses roost on her head like a giant grasshopper. She flirts awkwardly with the camera as she is half smiling, half duck-facing.

Life stages many different shots of us and each of them tells a story…

Chapter 48: Generation Covid

Every generation shares their own batch of historical events which characterises them in a distinct manner. I wonder how the current pandemic will spread into our life, mind, and routines in the long run. What aftermath will Covid incubate in our psyche?

Chapter 46: Being an adult – more than candles on a cake

How can you tell that you have become an adult? Many complex, intertwined facets are stacked behind the question. What do you think? What does adulthood mean to you?

Chapter 43: Exploring the I in Identity

I am. Who am I? What defines me? Identity – what does identity mean? Lets explore the I in identity, shall we…

Chapter 40: Closure

When a person keeps churning your mind and when your memories of them flood your conscious at whim, it’s a sign that you haven’t gotten closure with them yet.
What is it that causes your soul to flag this chapter with them as incomplete? And what remedies could possibly appease the internal upheaval which is stemming from this unfinished story?

Chapter 35: 100 kilometres

How long does it take to travel 100 kilometres and what does it say about you, if you manage to go this distance? Find out more about my recent holiday adventures and learn about the mindset that will keep you young and fit…

Chapter 31: Sexuality

In the past, my world did not accommodate any form of untraditional sexuality until it came to my awareness how unbelievably redneck my beliefs about sexes, sexuality, and genders were…

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Chapter 24: Lessons for life (pt 1)

Being young comes with an admirable recklessness and an emotional intensity that adulthood cannot compare with. But when we are young, we are also blinded by emotion and deaf to reason. I keep browsing through my memories, with my attention especially drawn towards life choices which I now cannot identify with anymore. To ensure that my future self will not repeat these past mistakes, I have created this list of important lessons my younger self has taught me…