How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love…My Job.

I spent much of 2015–2017 in a near perpetual state of professional anxiety — that is when I wasn’t totally checked out mentally due to getting overwhelmed. Now this wasn’t all bad. I achieved a lot — especially initially — but in the long run I ended up in a bit of a mess. My eventual diagnosis with type two diabetes … Continue reading How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love…My Job.

Year of the Dog: Notes from ‘Spring Equinox’ (Chunfen)

I turned 45 last week. Forty-Effing-Five. It was a slightly strange one to be honest. I’m not great with birthdays — for someone a little too prone to self reflection and melancholy they can be a bit of a trigger — but really this year should have been different. Physically I doubt I have been this good since my … Continue reading Year of the Dog: Notes from ‘Spring Equinox’ (Chunfen)