How to be curious

If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you’ll know I’m a fan of the pursuit of ‘interesting’ as opposed to the pursuit of ‘happiness’. That’s mainly because it’s hard to be happy all the time. If we pursue happiness and find ourselves ‘unhappy’, we can feel like we’ve 'failed'. But Continue Reading

Do you know where you’re going?

Probably the most life-changing thing to happen to me in the last five years (and that’s pulling from a fairly significant pool) was listening to this podcast a guy named Steve did with Penelope Trunk. It’s pretty uncomfortable stuff. You see, Steve thought he knew where he was going. He had a Continue Reading

The first time

Is there anything more romantic than the smell of formaldehyde and a room full of cadavers? The answer to that is ‘no, clearly there isn’t’ because 19 years ago, that’s where Ant and I first locked eyes on each other. It was week one of Uni and we were in Human Biology 101. How I ended up as Continue Reading