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ACTUALLY, WHO CARES WHAT OTHER PEOPLE THINK OF YOU

In the greater scheme of things, in the bigger picture that is the constant: unfolding, curating and creating that is life: “Who cares what other people think of us?” I wished that I had gotten to that head space sooner with regards to not overthinking, overanalyzing and caring what other people may or may not think of me. It would have saved me so much time, energy, and emotion, if I had understood those sentiments. But instead for MANY years I struggled with how people either perceived me through to accepting… Read More

THE MIST | NAVIGATING THROUGH AN EMOTIONAL HAZE

One of things that I really love about Winter are misty days. I love how the mist makes everything seem hazy, and dreamy. One of my favourite things to do is to head down to the beach when it’s misty and overcast, as it makes the beach look and feel serene, and dreamy. However, when I drive through the mist in my car I tend to feel anxious, as I can’t really see what exactly is before me, or on either side of me. Therefore, I tend to drive slowly… Read More

ONLINE HONESTY | HOW TO STAY SANE WHILE THE INTERNET LOSES ITS MIND

The title of this Online Honesty post may sound a bit dramatic, and yes it is way too long for a Blogpost title. But this is my blog, ha, and I can break the rules as I see fit. WHY, the long laborious title for this post? Well, truth be told, the internet has lost its mind somewhat. As I mentioned in a previous Online Honesty post regarding the very ‘interesting’ character types you find online, it’s clear as day that the internet with all of its beauty, resource, and… Read More

THE SECRET SPACES

In the secret spaces, there lives a girl who : dreams, who hopes, who wants to believe, who wants trust in the unknown, who wants to embrace the pace and process of her journey, who wants to feel loved, acknowledged, affirmed, who wants to feel all kinds of confidence, creativity and courage. In the secret spaces of our heart, there lies a girl who wrestles between past, present, and future. But somehow in those secret spaces she finds her rest, peace, and absolute solace. In her safe secret space, she… Read More

KILLING THE LIE | I NEED TO DO WHAT SHE’S DOING

Often when teaching drama to little people, one of the things I commonly hear coming out of their mouths is: “They copied us!” Meaning another group of actors were possibly inspired by what they were doing, or did in drama class that was seen as successful, and ended up doing something similar in order to achieve similar results. I often find myself saying : “See it as a compliment if someone was inspired by your idea!” But this line of thought got me thinking recently, how as adults sometimes we… Read More