In the year 2013, I found myself in front of the TV almost every weekday from 5pm until 6pm to watch “World’s Deadliest Animals” on “Nat Geo Wild” They would select 10 animals per episode and there would be a countdown... there could be snakes, spiders, scorpions, stingrays and other sea creatures I had no … Continue reading If There’s Anything I’ve Learnt from Watching Nat Geo Wild…
Imagine your car stops in the middle of the road because you've run out of gas/petrol/diesel. You need just two litres to get to your destination and you have five litres of water in the back seat. Would you pour that water into your tank?
In 2017 my school showcased "The Queen of Persia" a play/musical, based on the book of Esther. That was the first play after about 20 years of having stepped away from the whole play scene. I auditioned and I got a supporting role: Tala, Esther's best friend. Tala: An innocent Persian girl who cooks at … Continue reading Play Your Part
That's a hot topic, isn't it? It's our reality right now, we ought to prevent the spread of a contagious disease by maintaining a physical distance between people and reducing the number of times people come into close contact with each other. (source Wikipedia) I hope you're reading this from home. Forgive me if I chose … Continue reading Social Distancing and Self Isolation
I've had the pleasure of being present for a lot of deep meaningful conversations where people tackle a lot of the problems we face daily or at some part of our journey; they've been academic, psychological and even spiritual. From basic things such as; how to move from a U to a pass in A … Continue reading It’s Easier Said Than Done
After a car accident do you send a car for panel beating if its a write-off? Nope. You just leave it because its beyond repair and you then make do with using the bus or buying a new car. And that's how life and people operate. When people see that you have potential they will advise you and guide you, that's the "panel beating" But if they see no hope, they'll keep quiet because you are now viewed as a write off. A write off as in you are impervious to constructive criticism, so instead of wasting precious breath on you, people just don't give you the time of day anymore.
If you have a negative mindset then somehow you'll always manipulate the facts and the story will never have a happy ending. Its like wearing a certain lens over your eyes, the reality will always be warped and altered.