A few days ago I was doing this exercise from The Artist's Way which basically asked you to write out the things that you wish you had been told and taught as a child if you have had perfect nurturing. I thought it would be interesting to publish my answer and share the things I… Continue reading A letter to my younger self
Freedom is a word That frightens me immensely Freedom is me allowing myself to tear all the masks Off my face and soul And be who I really am No hiding No trying to soften my edges So I can please everyone Freedom is accepting I'd rather be alone Than with those who won't accept… Continue reading freedom
Do you ever stop to consider how wonderful the Art of writing is? We, human beings, take one simple medium - a word, which by itself is just that - and create new worlds and stories, paint pictures of happiness and sorrow using this one medium. You can read hundreds and hundreds of scientific articles,… Continue reading Words that create magic
I think today I finally understood where most of my misery of the past year comes from. And the answer is quite simple: my job. Today I had a long discussion with my mum and she (a qualified psychologist fyi) confirmed the conclusion I somehow reached by myself - working in customer service is making… Continue reading Some things just aren’t for you.
Sometimes I wonder what is real. I feel like I spend so much time hooked up on some imaginary struggles, competing, goals. And then reality strikes me and I understand how stupid and shallow all of it is. What's more, I understand that this is not what I want. I want what is REAL. I… Continue reading reality and the untruths
Let me be like the birds That don't stress or try to impress their fellow beings But pursue only whatever they deem necessary that day Food or drink or a quiet spot to lay their nest That are satisfied by their flights in the air And their swims in the sea They are never consumed… Continue reading Birds
For those of you who haven't read my previous posts related to my acting journey, I should begin by saying that this year has been one of the most intense years of my life. In a nutshell, I spent the year finally finding the guts to pursue my passion and auditioning for drama schools across… Continue reading A year of auditions