The hardest person to say no to

A few months ago the lovely Brooke McAlary interviewed me. She very kindly sent through her questions ahead of time (because I don't like thinking on my feet) and I got busy preparing some answers. One of her questions was: If you were starting over today, what would be the first thing you would Continue Reading

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