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Opinion pieces, reflections on daily life or mini-essays seeking answers to some of life’s most important and pertinent questions (for a 25 year old).

Posts in Experience
Table for one

To those who asked me what I was most apprehensive about before embarking on my first solo holiday, my answer was always the same: mealtimes. So much so, the prospect of being the only lone diner in a taverna filled with sunkissed lovebirds or joyous families attacking their tzatziki brought me close to sucking up the cancellation fees for my flights and hotel more than once.

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Heads down, phones up

This morning I had a nosebleed on the train. For me it’s not much more than an irritant, and even on a busy commuter train I can navigate to my emergency packet of tissues and control the situation. But I was surprised that it took four stops for someone to offer me a seat.

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