Intuitively speaking

Intuitively speaking

I have recently become a little too intensely interested (aka obsessed) with intuition. I have always tried to outwit my intuition or my ‘gut feeling’, I have always been on the side of ‘benefit of the doubt’. I work in recruitment, and we coach managers not to use...
Childers – 23 June 2000

Childers – 23 June 2000

This story has never felt like mine to tell. And it isn’t. I wasn’t there, and I was lucky I wasn’t there. Nobody can ever prepare you for moments in life where you have a lucky escape, it wasn’t even a near miss. I left The Palace Hostel on 1 June 2000, and on the 23...
Prevention versus Intervention: You decide

Prevention versus Intervention: You decide

I wrote a blog a little while back which is a good revisit either before or after you read this, and you can read it here: Belonging versus Fitting in Now I might completely ruin this quote, but Marc Brackett said: It is one of the great paradoxes of the human...
Why it has taken me 20 years to like Riley Finn

Why it has taken me 20 years to like Riley Finn

I hear ya – I didn’t like Riley Finn either. In 2000, we were all reeling in the heartbreak of Angel leaving town. Nobody could ever replace Angel, he was incredible and he was the ‘one’. How dare Joss Whedon introduce us all to Riley so soon? The bed wasn’t...
Dear Diary

Dear Diary

Sometimes I am more honest with myself here on this forum than I am in real life. Actually, my friend Emmy can probably attest that she has heard most of what I am about to write before. She helps me process my thoughts in so many ways, we both are told by society...
Corina vs Corona: All by myself

Corina vs Corona: All by myself

I’ve pretty much been indoors for a couple of weeks now. I’ve not gone as insane as I initially thought, however, my skin now really is reflecting the sun. It appears almost translucent and so the thought crossed my mind about whether I was now turning full vampire. I...