Belonging versus Fitting In

Belonging versus Fitting In

‘The greatest barrier to belonging is fitting in.’ Brené Brown This blog is amplifying the words of Brené Brown and relating it to my personal experience of trying to fit in rather than belonging and what I have learnt from this process, I’ve provided links to...
Awake News

Awake News

Why are we so curious about mass murder and the trolling comments left by people on social media? Why are we so obsessed with the negative? In a content analysis conducted by Texas State University of the New York Times, it found that of the 91 mass shootings between...
Great Expectations

Great Expectations

As I sit on my bed in the most un-ergonomically friendly way, sipping on Coles brand sparkling water uncouthly from the bottle, and having eaten peanut butter from the jar with a spoon for dinner… I contemplate whether I am an accomplished adult. Yes readers, this is...
Monogamy and Marriage: Is there only one way?

Monogamy and Marriage: Is there only one way?

If monogamy was an academic subject I would get an A+ based upon my previous long term relationship. If scholarships were available for someone practicing romanticism and the idea of soulmates, I would win the highest level of financial support. Essentially I have...
The impending doom of forty

The impending doom of forty

It’s not so much that I am reaching a midlife crisis, but I can see this sign fast approaching with the numbers in bold and font size 524, I am hurtling downhill and not even the application of the handbrake will save me now. I am now on a collision course towards 40...