Relationships – Domestic Violence

Trigger warning – DV Two things have led to me sitting down and writing about a topic that I don’t know much about firsthand. A few days back clips from Johnny Depp’s trial, in his defamation case against his ex-wife Amber Heard, started showing up on my YouTube. It ironically coincided with me completing reading…

The Rise of Casual Dating

When I was a teenager all I wanted to do was watch romantic films, read romantic novels, and dream about that knight in shining armor. I have become more practical in my quest for love with my dating experiences (read as: heartbreaks) but I still hope to find someone to be in a long-term relationship…

Valentine’s Day Special: Love Across Continents and Ages

14th of February is finally upon us. The day of love or the day of sappy Hallmark cards but a day that none of us are able to escape from. While I don’t believe in celebrating Valentine’s Day, I do believe in love and the power of love. My definition of love has changed and…

Can You Estimate the Value of Relationships?

I’ve often wondered if we can estimate the value of the many relationships we have through our lives – relationships with family, friends, partners, colleagues, your organization? How do you know if you’re getting into something that is worth your while and energy? How do we estimate the value of relationships? How much you give…