The good, the bad and what we need to fix.
No, I don’t live in the box (crossfitters’ slang for gym), although there are sure days when I would.
I actually pity the men and boys in our society/societies. And women/girls. Or really everybody. Here’s why: This novel was a big favorite of mine. Now I… Read more “#Girldown”
‘No man is an island’ said some poet, high on absinthe and his own ego. And as cliche as it may sound, life proves that it is… Read more “On having your own tribe.”
It took me a long time to admit to myself that I had a serious problem. And even longer to start talking about it publicly (fortunately I was wise enough to seek treatment right away). But I don’t think I have ever gone beyond saying that I was seeing a shrink, took some drugs and had an undefined eating disorder. I thought that people around me either don’t care or would be disgusted by it and me (the way I was about myself). But talking helps, even if it pushes people away (my roommates decided to ‘divorce me’ based on my ‘lack of mental stability’). It makes ‘it’ a reality, acknowledged by others, therefore something I can fight with, not only in my head.
Having turned 30 last year, I cannot really go around hiding my incompetence behind the ‘rookie’ argument. It seems that I’m too old to hold on to… Read more “Imposter Syndrome”
I was asked to write this text as part of Carry On Youth campaign run by Zwolnieni Z Teorii, Social Wolves program, that encourages students and young… Read more “Keep calm and carry on”
[To be precise the Lunar New Year isn’t until mid-February] Christmas sunset on Bali. Right before or right after New Years Eve, I have a habit… Read more “Goodbye Chicken. Hello, Dog!”
<This post is an extended version of part of my article that appeared in April’s Seoul Magazine> The nicest things come as surprises. I would have never… Read more “The sweet taste of decadent at Sweet Jane’s”
Address : Seoul, Songpagu Jamsildong 200-6 Open : 8pm Close : 4am Yummy yummy. Waiting for you in Jamsil. Everybody and their mother knows the flagship… Read more “Your friendly neighbourhood bar : Pantera Bar”