civilisation endormie

We live in a sleepy civilization, running on coffee and donuts. The more I go, the more I understand the importance of rest and am baffled by our society's over-appreciation for the workaholic. I have a really difficult time sitting still. I don't take sick days easily, and often head into work sick because I wouldn't know what [...]

art of perception

Hey, me again. I've got some more great revelations, partly rediscovered. Maybe you've already got this mastered. I don't. As I get older I see recurring patterns in my life. Temporary feelings of discouragement are accompanied by bursts of energy, positivity, and determination. Each time I am greeted with light in return. It isn't luck. [...]

more than meets the eye

Love yourself. One scroll through Instagram will present you with this message repeatedly. Empowering each other is important, self-confidence is an asset, and social media plays a large part in its destruction. However, frequent exposure to this message enables the thought that we have to love ourselves physically. Every. Single. Inch. Of course, we should [...]

body love

Your body is a vessel. You have likely heard that saying before. Unknowingly, we feel so attached to our physical it becomes taken for granted. We express such gratitude for exterior items that provide us satisfaction, like our favorite food, a warm bath, a new car. Yet for many of us, the very object that is [...]

the perfect lover

I see blog post after blog post about the perfect lover, littered with social expectations that should be an appropriate measure of how much they are or are not into you. Ladies and gentlemen, let's talk. First, would you consider yourself to be exactly the same as another person? Likely not. An article written by the intelligent mind [...]