Five things to do during lockdown

Five things to do during lockdown

I'm sure, like the rest of the world, if you're reading this, your country is on lockdown. And, again, like the rest of us, it's probably the only thing you can think about, read about, and talk about. As stifling as it is to be told you can't leave your home, you can try and [...]

Ways to practise self-care while self-isolating

Ways to practise self-care while self-isolating

Photo: coyot - Pixabay If you're amongst the hundreds of thousands of us who are either on lockdown or voluntarily self-isolating, you are technically alone, but we're all in this together. Virtually. Following the closure of all restaurants and bars, like many others, I am now temporarily out of work. For those of us whose [...]

A journalist trying to get her big break

A journalist trying to get her big break

Yep, that's me. I live and breathe journalism, understanding and reporting the truth. I have submitted countless job applications and been invited to a few interviews - I'm just waiting on one person to take a chance on this lowly Gen Z with dreams of becoming a hotshot journo. You might not care for the [...]

Who am I?

Who am I?

Journalist, content creator, waitress Be yourself; Everyone else is already taken. — Oscar Wilde. This is the first post on my new blog. I'm exactly as described above, and I'm here to document the realities of being a creative in a 9-to-5 world where I also need to make money. I’m just getting this new [...]