Tag: life lessons
Stay Strong, the Healing Journey is a Lonely One
Doing deep healing can be a very lonesome affair that not many people understand. But you can only go at it on your own to get it right.
Holding Space for the Dying
That there is a difference between pain and suffering is perhaps what many of us fail to instinctively see when confronted with the mortality of a loved one. How can we better support them during their last days?
Healing is a Haphazard Process, Here’s What I Learnt
Many a time, I hear friends go, “My stress levels are through the roof! It’s time to go for yoga and meditate!” I smile and offer some words of support. Of course yoga and meditation are great things to practise. But to truly feel better over the long run, there’s loads – LOADS – of…
Covid-19: Timely Reminders from the Tarot
I asked the Tarot for advice on how to manage anxiety during the Covid-19 season. The cards that showed up were completely on point.
Covid-19: A Time of Choices
It hasn’t been a fun start to 2020. Because of the Covid-19 pandemic, the world has been shrouded in worry, fear and anxiety. Vulnerable bodies have succumbed to the new virus. Doctors are still scrambling to figure out the right treatment and scientists, a vaccine. Movement has almost ground to a halt on every continent.…
Spirituality & Privilege
I’ll be blunt about it. If I have to worry about where my next meal is going to come from, or whether I can afford my kids’ childcare fees for the rest of the year, cultivating contentment and peace of mind is going to be the last thing on my mind. [Warning: This is a…
What Death Teaches Us
The sudden passing of a former classmate has brought about some unexpected revelations.
Are we really enriching our children with enrichment classes?
Enrichment shouldn’t be for the sake of academic excellence. It should instead be a way of expanding perspectives and bringing richness to life.
Sitting Down with Lynda Woolf
My first-time visit to American psychic and life coach Lynda Woolf was nothing short of inspiring and empowering. I only wish we had more time to chat.
Imposter Syndrome, Begone!
Why Imposter Syndrome is the biggest thing holding you back from success, and what you can do about it. Step 1 is simply to acknowledge you have it!