Musings: Dancing with Divas


It’s been a good five years working on the front lines in the media, and I’ve come across the prevalent and rather ridiculous phenomenon of people mistaking rude or unkind behaviour for competence. Very often, people get away with murder because everyone is just too scared of some kind of backlash to retaliate or speak up for […]

Musings: Camera Goggles


  You know the feeling. Looking at the world through technicolour filters and a plastic lens. When you see something completely astounding or breathtakingly beautiful, and your hands reach instinctively for your phone or DSLR to capture the moment before it passes you by. Ironically, in taking the time to nail that perfect shot, it […]

Musings: More Than Meets the Eye


When regarding a political opponent, Lincoln once famously remarked, “I don’t like this man. I must get to know him better.” Lately, whenever I find myself feeling irritated by someone and potentially disliking them, I immediately force myself to get to know them. And this has done wonders for my growth and maturity as a person. […]

Musings: On Secrets, Happiness and Authenticity


There is an old saying, “we are only as sick as our secrets”. I couldn’t agree more. I think there is a simple equilibrium for happiness, or a healthy soul. We are truly happy when… What the world sees = Who you truly are = Who you want to be With but just one part of […]