One Day or Day One - You Decide! | Tyranny of Pink

One Day or Day One – You Decide!

  Life is so very short. A cliché but it's true. If we're really lucky we get to live a hundred years but the reality is that hardly anyone gets to live till then. Instead we live to maybe 85 if we live in place with decent health care... We hardly have any time on earth. Think about all the things you want to achieve. Think about all the places y[...]

Ten Quotes about Passion that I love | Tyranny of Pink

Ten Quotes about Passion that I love

 To end off the week of "passion" inspiring posts, I thought I'd share some of my favourite quotes about living your best life and truly following your passion. Let me know what you think of these and if any of them speak to you. Quotes that inspire “If you can’t figure out your purpose, figure out your passion. For your passion will lead you right into your[...]

The moment you accept your're a writer - Tyranny of Pink

The moment you accept you’re a writer

I have always loved writing. When I was a teenager the act of writing gave me solace from the angst that was my world. Late at night when everyone was asleep, I would open up one of my notebooks and pour my heart out. If I had nothing to write about I would listen to the radio and find my inspiration in the songs that came on. A word, a verse, an idea, all led to sen[...]

This was the moment, it was now or never | Tyranny of Pink

This was the moment, it was now or never.

This is a story about the time my life was flipped completely upside down by a movie but starting at the end seems silly, so let me start where good writers start, at the beginning. When I was an undergrad student, I was 19 and alone in a new country for the first time. I had an awesome life. I stayed out late partying, had tonnes of friends, put in the bare minimum[...]