It’s my party and I’ll vote if I want to

There's a commonly discussed idea in the 'helping business', and on courses where such topics as compassion fatigue and considering your own well-being when supporting others are discussed, they may sometimes show one of those airplane safety card pictures where you are instructed to put your own oxygen mask on before helping others. In a … Continue reading It’s my party and I’ll vote if I want to

Pihla discusses downshifting, FOMO etc. totally passé concepts

I'm a bit late for this party, downshifting is so three years ago! Fear of Missing Out has probably been discussed to death also. Yet, these are 'My beefs, 2018' (if you get this reference I will love you unconditionally for ever). For it is so that the former would do me good, yet the … Continue reading Pihla discusses downshifting, FOMO etc. totally passé concepts

Well I’ve always hated being a quitter

...and this has resulted in me suffering through many a broken situation, relationship, work/study environment, miserable experience. I like to try my hand at many things and do jump at the chance of doing stuff that sounds/looks appealing. Sometimes the appealing-ness fades quickly, but out of some weird sense of duty I struggle on. When … Continue reading Well I’ve always hated being a quitter