Empowerment.

At an event I was in-charge of recently, a friend came over and told me this,”Don’t keep saying you’re not good at this. You keep saying that you’re not good, there’s no need for that. You’re already doing it.”

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Undecided fear

Once, I gave a journal prompt on ‘My fears’ to a class of 9-year-olds. Here are the top 3 most common fears: Ghosts The dark High places While reading their journal entries, I started reflecting on my own. At that time, I concluded that my fear was of death. I don’t want to die. Who…

8 thoughts in transit – Internship 101

When I thought about myself working outside of teaching, I imagined getting a job in an office where I’m the most junior in the team that’s only part of a larger department doing things like running a marketing campaign for instance. I pictured myself being the clueless person taking notes, following instructions given by senior…

Stay foolish, stay hungry? – Post job interview musing

I’m hoping that someday when I look back at this blog post, I would be laughing at how ridiculous I am feeling right now. It’s one of those times when I feel like OMG this is immense and my heart does leapfrogs in my chest cavity while I try all the deep breathing techniques that…

Life disrupted – My decision to leave my comfort zone

Hello friends, this is for you. Thank you for thinking of me. 🙂 I always thought I would be teaching for at least 10 years. That’s how I saw myself when I started. Teaching was right for me. It wasn’t desk-bound, but structured enough yet different every day. In summary, it is not going to…