Liar, liar.
Love / Soul

Liar, liar.

‘You won’t love me if I tell you the truth about me’.

‘I can’t love you if you don’t.’

I can’t remember the first lie I ever told. I can’t remember how I learned it, or the exact moment the idea came into my head to choose to construct a little fiction instead of telling the truth. I’m certain I knew I was about to get into trouble for something I’d done, and that punishment was one I wanted to avoid at all costs. Continue reading

Why ‘controversy’ over Game of Thrones denies reality

Why ‘controversy’ over Game of Thrones denies reality

Before you watch the next episode of Game of Thrones, can we talk a little bit about last week’s episode?

Or, rather, the outcry over last week’s episode that emerged after the episode went to air?

If you didn’t watch the episode, but you want to, you should probably stop reading now, because there are going to be spoilers and I’d hate to be that person. If you didn’t… Continue reading

Losing our inner child

Losing our inner child

Do you remember when you were a child, you couldn’t help but be yourself?

You might have been excitable, curious, trusting, and openly loving – uninhibited by the burdens of the world.

But along the way, things happened that impacted your sense of self, and how you interacted with those around you.

People laughed at your ideas… Continue reading