Freelancing: Between A Rock And A Hard Place

In true millennial fashion, my major life change started on social media with a scroll down my Twitter feed. After taking the elevator down from the corporate world with a heart full of passion, enthusiasm and determination, I walked up the steep stairs of self-employment, equipped with my laptop, serving as a portal to a recondite … Continue reading Freelancing: Between A Rock And A Hard Place

My Freelance Writing Career: A Comedy Of Errors

I have a curse that has been plaguing me ever since I started my freelance writing career. It is the kind of curse that could cause you to rock back and forth in a corner for days, but I would much prefer to share these unfortunate events with you because if you can't laugh about … Continue reading My Freelance Writing Career: A Comedy Of Errors

Fashion | How I Used Coffee To Resolve My ‘Premature Greying’ Existential Hair Crisis

For some context, I recently submitted the article below as part of an application for a possible new writing gig, they challenged me with the task of producing a 200-word piece about "the first time I dyed my hair." Here it goes... The first time that I contemplated dying my hair, I had two choices: Embrace … Continue reading Fashion | How I Used Coffee To Resolve My ‘Premature Greying’ Existential Hair Crisis

Motivational Monday | Life Lessons From Peter Pan

Peter Pan, written by J.M. Barrie, has always been one of my all-time favourite stories. In the years following its publication, the tale was adapted for the big screen on more than one occasion, but perhaps most notably by Walt Disney in 1953. Children were drawn into the make believe land by stunning scenery, mesmerising mermaids and fantastical … Continue reading Motivational Monday | Life Lessons From Peter Pan

Fashion | Flat Shoes BANNED From The Cannes Film Festival Red Carpet!

It has been reported that women were denied access to the premier of Carol at the Cannes Film Festival on Sunday for wearing flats on the red carpet, rather than heels. This news is even more shocking to me than Sonam Kapoor's Big Bird inspired gown on Day 6, surely there should be a ban in place … Continue reading Fashion | Flat Shoes BANNED From The Cannes Film Festival Red Carpet!