It's that time of year again, where everything starts with 'it's that time of year again.' As a self-defining nostalgiaphile, I tend to love anything with the words 'in review' at the end. However, not all 'in reviews' are fit for public consumption. One needs to be careful what one reads nowadays. Speaking of... I … Continue reading 2018: A Year in Books
One of the best things that has happened to me since leaving full-time education is that I have rediscovered the joy of reading. In this extended piece, I look back on the books of 2016 and how they reflect my personal growth.
2016 has not been my worst year. 2014 was the year that truly taught me how to deal with feeling small. Finals, heartbreak, losing family, losing myself. As I look back on these trying times, I share what I've learned about practising gratitude and keeping hope alive.