dear ___

dear instagram modern magazine article influence app’er. i read your latest piece in the __________ and felt compelled to write a letter to your editor. whilst your photos are pretty and your words have a lyrical and poetic cadence to them, you are romanticising places that are groaning under the weight of the international instabookapp […]

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subject lines from my 10 most recent emails

Biggest Saving in 25 years on windows and doors, get your free quote here Lower your Life Cover costs It’s really happening Roden: 013 — Vipassana Meditation, Leica M10, Acceptably Beautiful Books The Corrective Clinic Physiotherapy Appointment Reminder 60th Birthday Sealink Feedback Invitation Your order has been shipped Artweek Auckland 2017 Your Origin electricity bill […]

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disconnect • create

Here’s what I know to be true * The more time I spend online, reading and seeing how other people live their lives, the more I get caught up in their ‘normal’. I see trends that people are following (Kinfolk, Hygge) and forget about the life I want to create for myself. Just because [some of] my life might look […]

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seven ways to handle overwhelm *

1. acknowledge it the carpet gets pretty lumpy and weird looking if i continue to brush things underneath it. and, for me, the same thing happens with my emotions. better to acknowledge they exist than try to brush them away, dismiss them, or hide them beneath a carpet bottle of wine. 2. make friends with it this goes […]

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