Tuesday, 9 September 2014

The non-career


 
Most of us spend our childhood being asked “what do you want to be when you grow up?”, our adolescence being asked what we want to study when we finish school, and our early adulthood furiously working and planning out our lives

Sunday, 7 September 2014

Is it OK to be lost?

I read a book recently and in it was a paragraph which questioned how authentic we are given that we are influenced so heavily by external sources; the internet, tv, movies, magazines and social media, hell, even blogs like this one. All of these give us a 'script' for life, whether we realise it or not. What to do when your boyfriend breaks up with you, what to say to the friend who is having a hard time, how to act when your boss is an ignorant prick (note: A 2 minute long, Erin Brokovich-eque rant is not going to win you a promotion for being so insightful, you will probably just get fired