in my opinion until i change it tim minchin

About a year ago, that ginger, long-haired, eye-shadow-wearing comedian-musician, Tim Minchin, cropped up on my Facebook feed. It had been a while since I had stumbled across his parody songs on YouTube (which I would highly recommend). On this occasion, he was wearing a serious pointy hat, addressing a hall full of graduates. The video’s caption…Continue Reading “#20 “In My Opinion Until I Change It””

living with strangers and slugs

Living with strangers in generation rent It was a Thursday evening, around 10:16pm. I’d just got home from training. I wasn’t going to elaborate on “training” but I will. Korfball training — an obscure Dutch sport that’s a cross between basketball and netball. It’s how I have spent my Thursday evenings for the past 4 years. The…Continue Reading “#7 Living with Strangers and Slugs”

the three lessons I learned from failing my driving test twice (in one week) quite frank lee

Failing your driving test sucks. Failing my driving test twice in one week really sucked. I’ve reflected on it A LOT since and here are the life lessons I’ve learned. Failure comes in different flavours: disappointment, frustration, regret. Sometimes we dwell on the injustice. We make excuses to others — or worse yet — to ourselves. We got unlucky….Continue Reading “#4 The 3 Lessons I Learned Failing My Driving Test Twice (In One Week)”