• Year of Writing

    A Year of Writing to Uncover the Authentic Self (2021)
    Lesson 2: Work

    Work. What do you think about when you see, hear or write the word work? I’ve had numerous experiences in the world of work and somehow my opinion keeps changing. Last year work was a serious trauma point in my life. A few years ago work was the highlight of my life. In times of the pandemic, I am grateful I have work in my life, but also realise things could be better. As such, you can imagine this chapter of DailyOM’s “A Year of Writing to Uncover the Authentic Self” course was quite a rich one for me.   Lesson Format The same as for Lesson 1: Roadblocks, this lesson started…

  • Year of Writing

    A Year of Writing to Uncover the Authentic Self (2021)
    Lesson 1: Roadblocks

    It’s ironic, isn’t it? You look forward to something new. You get all excited. Then suddenly – bam! You can’t make a start. This is exactly how I felt when I started this course. I bought it just a few days into the fresh new year of 2021 and thought – wow, this is going to be amazing! After all. I love writing, I love learning, I love personal development. This course was made for me! It seemed to encompass it all. Yet there I was, sitting in front of the monitor, reading the first lesson and all I could feel was resistance. Roadblocks? What roadblocks? That could apply to…