At the start of 2017, I set a few goals for myself to achieve by the end of the year. One goal was to travel more than I have ever done so in the past. At the time of writing, I’m sitting in the hotel lobby in Los Angeles waiting for my Uber driver…Read more The Experience Earned in Exploration
The official definition of success is “the accomplishment of an aim or purpose” – it’s as simple as that. I could end this piece here, but you and I both know that that’s not the way how success is actually perceived. So as a result, I’m going to talk to you about how it’s…Read more A True Definition of Success
“Don’t be trapped by dogma, which is living with the results of other people’s thinking” – Steve Jobs. Many of us are leading a life that has already been scripted for us. Intentionally or not, we try to stick to a path that has been laid out for us. This is a life…Read more Fitting Out
The Oxford dictionary definition of feminism is “the advocacy of women’s rights on the grounds of equality of sexes”. The “equality of sexes” – part of me wants to end this piece in the next line or two. It seems so straightforward to me. Apologies for any naivety, but if you believe in…Read more A Man’s Feminism
This week I’ve got a very special feature for you all. Callen Chin-Anderson is a 19 year old Sociology undergraduate from Loughborough University, an aspiring teacher and also a blogger. He’s got some very intelligent and perceptive views – believe me. So sit back and have a read of what he’s got…Read more The Hardest Thing about University Life is Being Black
So this week I’m doing something a bit different. For the first time, and hopefully not the last, I’m featuring someone on the blog. If you’ve read my first ever post you know that I aim to collaborate with others – whether they’re bloggers or not. I want to give you the opportunity to write…Read more One Billion, Malawi.
This year will be my year. This year I am going to change. New year, new me. So how many of you have already broken your New Year’s Resolutions? The sad reality is that most of you don’t even make resolutions anymore. The promises you make to yourself on New Year's Day often never make it past…Read more New Year Same You?