Not Why The Addiction, Why The Pain?

Context: Last year I visited Medellín in Colombia. One of the most dangerous cities in the world through the 80s and 90s, a large part due to the reign of Pablo Escobar (a man whose name the locals refuse to mention) and the drug trade. Waves of the heights...

What Do You Do Yourself?

You are not your job, you’re not how much money you have in the bank. You are not the car you drive. You’re not the contents of your wallet. You are not your fucking khakis. You are all singing, all dancing crap of the world. ― Chuck Palahniuk, Fight...

How To Be Sound

What one does is what counts. Not what one has the intention to do. -Pablo Picasso  Career Options: I spent my first 3 years in England between 2008 and 2011 studying physiotherapy. This was after 2 years of study in Ireland as an access course to get into England....

Travel Story 2/50: Strangers Connecting In Huaraz

Huaraz: Last year on my second trip in South America I ended up in a place called Huaraz in Peru. Sitting in the valley of the Andes, Huaraz is a city sitting 3000m above sea level and most people arrive there to mountain climb, hike, snowboard and other outdoor...