The 2010's have come and gone and as I reflected on this past year, it goes without saying that this past decade has been an incredibly transformative one. To say it was a decade of growing up would be a grand underestimation. Instead, it was more about life and a no holds barred approach to … Continue reading A Defining Decade
This year had its extreme highs and its extreme lows. 2019 was a year that reminded me once again how incredibly wonderful yet crushingly heartbreaking it can be within a few moments. The high of my year would be traveling to Spain, and walking the El Camino de Santiago (if you missed it, I posted … Continue reading 2019: The Year of Reminders
In high-stakes poker, there is a natural assumption that takes place. While we know the cards we've been dealt, we are left in the dark when it comes to what is in our opponent's hands. No matter the cards we have, not knowing what lies in someone else's can push us to raise the bet, … Continue reading Play Your Cards
The past several weeks, I have been in in a pseudo stage of writer's block – feeling uninspired and unmotivated to dedicate the time to the passion I love. Then one day, when scrolling through news on Twitter and checking what was trending, I noticed the hashtag #WhyIWrite. It was in honor of October 20 … Continue reading Why I Write
If you're struggling with a big decision, or waiting for a new opportunity - just trust yourself.
“Remembering that I’ll be dead soon is the most important tool I’ve ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life.” -Steve Jobs Yes. It's the most underestimated word in our vocabulary. I would even argue that it is more powerful than love, courage or ambition. That's because yes is the one word … Continue reading Say Yes
Anniversaries are incredible reminders of the most important days of our lives. The days we were born, special holidays, or the day we marry our spouse. Anniversaries signify a special moment or event in our lives. What they also do is show us our growth as people each time a year passes by. Three years … Continue reading Happy Anniversary
I have been entrenched in the pursuit of starting my career. Now having graduated with my Master's degree, I am looking heavily for the job that will help me launch a career. But the transition is not an easy one. In fact, it is a transition unlike one I have ever encountered before. Maybe it … Continue reading Ready or not