This is what the path looks like: you have no idea where you're going.

A Writer’s Rant: On not wanting to take the call

I’m a writer. This is my call. I don’t know how to be a writer. I don’t know why I’ve been given this call.
I can only hope the journey transforms me into something beautiful.


What do I know about poverty?

It all begun with this question. “What do you know about poverty, Mary?” You know how people in business sites and self-help sites (which should be one and the same) are always telling you that “people will be attracted to your flaws”? Yeah, I don’t believe it either. I mean, here I am exposing myRead more

You are not what you own

I was listening to Tad Hargrave, from “Marketing for Hippies”, describing the most sleazy marketing techniques he has come across… And I wondered… All these people’s desperation to make money no matter what… It must be borne out of fear. It has to be. What are they so afraid of? That they will make lessRead more

The HSP manifesto

My Highly Sensitive Person Manifesto

One of the reasons why it has taken me so blooming long to find out that I’m a Highly Sensitive Person is because… I am sensitive to things most people aren’t sensitive to. For example: most HSPs have food allergies or food sensitivities. Well… I don’t. I have no food allergies of any kind toRead more

How to Survive a Job Beneath You

It was a few months ago. I was doing a “j-o-b”, day after day after day. I needed the money. Trapped. Bored. Anxious. Help! I wrote down the title of this post, and I listed all the things I was doing to help myself survive the dread. Lots of us are in this “in between”Read more