Man in the arena

Of all the quotes I have read in my life so far, there is one that stands above the rest. There are millions of them out there and I have no doubt that each and every philosophical quote ever printed would be held dearest to somebody. So mine, the one that impacted my train of […]

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Eulogy

Reminiscing of times worth revisiting A person I once knew well was removed from this world earlier this year. I hadn’t seen him in a very long time. But the moment I found out about the passing of this man I felt a deep sadness. My mind started to drift back to all those times […]

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To Avoid Curiosity

Moral code To take a couple lines from Mother Teresa’s quotes on ‘practicing humility’, firstly, in the title of this blog, second, ‘to accept being slighted, forgotten and disliked.’ Over the course of 17 months I have given as much of my energy to being more grounded, attentive, present in the moment, non judgemental, calm […]

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Owning your trait

First impressions First impressions can be extremely influential events! First impressions hold the ability to linger in the person you meets mind for the longest of times. Whether good or bad, the experience will likely stay in the persons mind until you’ve spent a significant amount of time with them after the initial encounter. If […]

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Love in itself pt.3

We’re all a little strange Throughout my days spent on this spinning sphere I have known one thing about myself from a fairly early age…I’m not like anybody I know. Well, duhhh, everybody is different in so many ways! Okay, so I already knew that. But what I mean to articulate is that I am […]

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Love in itself pt.1

Play it cool Me internally: “Okay I’m ready. I think. I know I can do this. I’m going to just walk up to her and ask her ‘what the fuck is up? You wanna go for a run sometime?’ Inner voice: ‘WHAT THE FUCK IS UP? Nick , this isn’t a Saturday night black comedy […]

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