Be a voice, not an echo…

Knowing yourself and finding contentment and happiness in who that person is can be one of the biggest personal challenges we can conquer in this life. We are not born with buckets of self-confidence and self-assurance. The bulk of our first 20 to 30 years of our lives are often flooded with questions and mixed … Continue reading Be a voice, not an echo…

On relationship statuses, general bemusement and evading questions…

I have recently moved to live in Tanzania to take up a teaching position here. Since arriving I have spent most of my time being introduced to new people (and desperately trying to remember everyone's names), getting to know the city and negotiating my way around in various forms of transport, and getting to know … Continue reading On relationship statuses, general bemusement and evading questions…

On Knowing You Are Your Own Worst Enemy…

I have always been interested in Myers Briggs Personality Tests and find it intriguing to reflect on how my beliefs, attitudes and approaches can impact on so many aspects of my life, even in ways I have never fully recognised! There is a lot to be said for knowing yourself - both the good and … Continue reading On Knowing You Are Your Own Worst Enemy…