Things I Failed at in 2017


Everyone writes about how great the holidays are, and as you continue to be bombarded with photos of champagne bubbles and aesthetically pleasing Christmas trees and kisses in the snow, I am here to tell you what about this year did not work out for me.

It’s easy to slip into an imagined nostalgia, an almost-state of delusion where you tell yourself it was all for the better and you’re on to bigger and better things, and time heals all, etc. [insert additional romanticised platitudes here.] While this is true, and I am a cheesy motivational quote champion, I also think it is important to heal yourself, to grow yourself, to focus on what you can actively, consciously, deliberately do to build a better tomorrow, and in this case, a better 2018… read the rest here.