The Seven Slowest Ways To Ruin Your Life

Ruining one’s life is not something most people consciously set out to do. Most people want to achieve success in life. There is an inner drive to excel, to achieve your potential, to have your life count for something. As you’re reading this, there are probably some thoughts and feelings …

Are You An Ageless Student?

The youngest person in my English Honours class is probably 21. The only student with a wedding ring, I am more than a decade older than the talented and promising post-graduates that I share a learning space with. And I am privileged to be there. I have tried this before, …

Run Your (Own) Race

Today I made history. Not the kind of history that would make the evening news – but the kind of personal history that celebrates my freedom. I woke up super early and although my irritated body tried to talk me out of it, I drove to the Cradle of Humankind …