Why You Should Write

They say write what you hope nobody would ever read about yourself. Write down your secrets. Write down your too well told stories. Write messy, write un-prepared, just write it down. I’ve grown up in a family that have always used writing as one of their favourite mediums to tell stories. Sure we would sitContinue reading “Why You Should Write”

The Importance Of Hard, Boring, Work

We are a spoilt generation. If I had asked my grandfather when he was working if he ‘liked his job’, he would have looked at me like I was an idiot. My immigrant grandfather had a variety of professions throughout his lifetime, he went where the work was having to support his wife and twoContinue reading “The Importance Of Hard, Boring, Work”

How to Meet Your Mentor!

What is a mentor? Well for me the idea of a mentor makes me think back to when I was fourteen and discussing how to start my own freelance photography business with my father, or even further back when I was five years old and asking my mother if I should sell my shitty handmadeContinue reading “How to Meet Your Mentor!”

how to unlock your writing potential

Free writing is defined as a period of time in which a person writes continuously without worrying about rhetorical concerns or conventions and mechanics. I would argue that free writing is nothing short of therapy. Or at least it was for me. I had terrible grammar when I was younger and my spelling was creativeContinue reading “how to unlock your writing potential”

what you actually need to start making money

I’m a frustrated designer at heart, so when I take on a new project my first instinct is to play house with it.  I crave the task of making it pretty. I want to play with the logo and the branding and colour palettes.  The problem with that is none of that shit will makeContinue reading “what you actually need to start making money”

Mitigate Stress By Getting Up Early

If you’re like me and still working a nine to five to pay the bills, while trying to hustle on the side in every spare moment you get, balancing your many lives and jobs can become quite the juggling act. And that’s not even taking into account the time you have to spend with closeContinue reading “Mitigate Stress By Getting Up Early”