If you had told me 8 weeks ago I would be one of the 5 finalists to replace Marc Fennell as the Triple J film reviewer I would have told you to put down the crack pipe or stop swinging from power lines. See, I was in the midst of what the kids' call an existential life crisis. Maybe it was the lack of protein talking from my newly found vegetarian life but I was convinced I wasn't good enough at anything I was doing and therefore, I just wasn't good enough. I watched people around me kicking life goal after life goal and, all I was doing was sitting on the bench running oranges. I desperately wanted to runaway to some idyllic island paradise and pour bucket after bucket of mojitos on my problems because, mature adult retaliatory response.Read More
Apologies for being so slack on the blog writing lately. The reason for my absence? I got the internet.
The internet seems like a pretty damn basic life necessity but, for the past five years I have been living without it. Well, that's not completely true - I could access it on my phone and had been paying $300+ a month for the pleasure to do so. Don't worry I'm aware, I'm an idiot.
So, in the aftermath of a messy breakup with my telecommunications company I decided it was time to get the internet connected.Read More
Have you ever gone on a date and felt like you were interviewing the other person rather than having a conversation?
Or, have you ever tried talking to someone at a dinner party and felt like you were getting sucked into a social blackhole? Did you walk away feeling utterly exhausted and disappointed? Well, I have something that is about to change your life.
It’s called The Three Question Rule.Read More
Last year, I ran out of milk.
I agree, it's a pretty innocuous event and one that hardly deserves to be written about. Let's be honest, it speaks more to my poor organisational skills then it does to being the catalyst of life changing events. However, my adulting genesis story began the morning I ran out of milk.Read More