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The Hardest Thing About My Twenties: A Collaboration

this stuff is golden, collaboration blog posts, blogging, twenties, millennials, career chat, career talk,

A very lovely and inspiring blogger Ksenia of thelifedegree asked me to get involved in her new project; “The Hardest Thing About My Twenties”, which I was absolutely chuffed about! My answers kinda spilled out of me and after re-reading them I wanted to share them with you lovely folk. What challenges have really stood out …

I Am Bigger Than This

personal essay, mental health, mental illness,

By My BFF The first time I felt depressed was after my parents split up. I had just turned ten. My dad and older sister moved halfway around the world and I would speak to them on the phone at the same time each day – 5pm my time, 9pm theirs. At first I used …

I Am Angry With You

We started out innocently. We’d been introduced to each other through a mutual friend; a trusted friend; and hit it off pretty well. Both of us were sarcastic and sassy, which was reflected in many of our conversations together. It wasn’t crazy hot chemistry, but we got on well.  One evening in November 2014 we …

Uncomfortable In My Skin

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Acne was a constant and harsh staple of my teen years. Lurking on my chin, these red spots felt like ugliness trying to make itself known, severely disrupting my youthful and freckled face. The spots took parts of my confidence away from me, and although I was never bullied about it; thank goodness my teen …