[Image Source] There’s a lot written about what people ought to do in their twenties, and it seems to be that most people seem divided into two camps: those who use this glorious decade to explore themselves and the world, like a prolonged transition into fully fledged adulthood; and those who use them to buckle […]
Archive of ‘Positivity’ category
“It is sometimes said that scientists are unromantic, that their passion to figure out robs the world of beauty and mystery. But is it not stirring to understand how the world actually works — that white light is made of colors, that color is the way we perceive the wavelengths of light, that transparent air […]
Can we all just take a moment to sit back and appreciate how incredible-amazing-ridiculously-good Neil Patrick Harris’s Opening to the Tony Awards was last night? Ah, that just melted my little musical-theatre-geek heart and made my day. Have a great week, people.
…Planet Earth is blue and there’s nothing [left to] do. You’ve probably all seen this by now, but I had to share it here. Watched it this morning and it brought a tear to my eye. All the menial shit we trouble ourselves with just seems so insignificant when you gain a little bit of […]
Remember my Bucket List? Last weekend, I managed to strike another item off it: building a snowman. Well… sort of. I hadn’t realised building a snowman was such hard work, you guys! So I built a miniature little snow-lady-sculpture instead, complete with shoulders.
Today, I realised a dream I have had since I was three years old. Today, I saw snow for the first time. Sounds crazy, right? Thing is, growing up in the Mediterranean, we never had any snow. Ever. We had hailstorms, yes, with hail so violent it hurt your head as it fell, but never […]
Catching up with all my friends in Malta • Hanging out with my parents • Going to Gozo with my close friends • Swimming • Maltese bread • Caponata • Pastizzi • Kinnie • Cisk with lemon • Proper pizza • Mojitos • Driving in my little car • Listening to Edward Sharpe and the […]
If you asked me what I thought the meaning of life was, I would not be hesitant in giving you an answer. I firmly believe we humans find ourselves on this planet – in this universe, even – because we need to learn, as individuals, as much about it as we possibly can. The universe […]
“I am, and always will be, the optimist. The hoper of far-flung hopes, and the dreamer of improbable dreams.” -Doctor Who I was halfway through preparing a blog-post about why Doctor Who is one of my favourite TV shows, when I stumbled upon this post by the amazing Halley, who got there before I […]
A year ago, I made the decision to quit my job and return to college, to do my Masters degree in Applied Digital Media. Not only that: I packed my entire life into boxes and moved to Dublin. I believe that this may have been the best decision I have ever made. Living abroad, […]
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