When I was sixteen, I started taking the contraceptive pill. I’d had a natural cycle for a year or so, but my acne was getting worse and having a face full of pimples was the most difficult part of high school for me. I’d think about it constantly, slathering my skin in thick concealer during the […]
I was going to preface this post with a little Sorry! – as it’s been awhile between The Gratitude Files posts. I was going to ramble on and on about balance and focus and priorities and energy and all that jazz, but I’m not going to.
It’s like when you’ve taken a break from journalling and you feel that need to ‘catch up’ with everything that has happened since you last put pen to paper and it ends up coming out all forced and bullet-pointed and just totally inauthentic and bleurgh.
So, none of that. I’m just diving straight in! Right now, in this moment, as I sit typing away in my favourite cafe, I am fizzing with gratitude for…