on gifts for a booklover

I adore scrolling through online stores and adding all the pretty things that catch my eye to my wishlist. With holiday season around the corner, I’ve been looking through them all to figure out gifts for my partner. However, it turned out to be a bust as everything was book-themed and he is not as…

on habit points

Over the last year, I’ve spent a considerable amount of time googling ways to build habits and be more productive. Working for myself and setting routines and deadlines I don’t weasel out of is quite difficult when I’m the kind of person who used to succeed at work by relying on my fear of letting…

on gingerbeer for three

Thanks to TikTok, Cain’s Jawbone went viral last year. If you haven’t heard of it, Cain’s Jawbone is a murder mystery ‘novel’ of one hundred pages. The author, Edward Powys Mathers (who was also known as Torquemada), published the book with the pages jumbled and challenged the public to solve it and name the victim/s…

on sharing myself

Despite my occasional denial and sometimes clear forgetting of my own beliefs, passions, dreams, and just overall being, I do embrace my self. More or less. However, the idea of being that same self around friends and family is tremendously terrifying. Thanks to a combination of insecurity and a substantial dose of shame, I hate…