As You Teach, So Will You Learn: What I've Learned About Gossip, Judgement and Love

As You Teach, So Will You Learn: What I've Learned About Gossip, Judgement and Love

I remember the advice my dad gave me after I moved to London in 2007 and started my first 'proper' long term job as a team assistant in a private equity firm. 

"Don't get involved in gossip and office politics", he told me. "Do your work and be someone people can trust."

The Little Girl and The Mother Ship: A Story About Not Figuring It Out Alone

The Little Girl and The Mother Ship: A Story About Not Figuring It Out Alone

It was the middle of an afternoon and I'd sat down on my yoga mat to close my eyes for five minutes of stillness. No sooner had I closed my eyes than an image formed in my mind's eye. A weary looking little girl wandering by a stream, a heavy-looking backpack on her back.

Like It or Not, You've Been Chosen by God

Like It or Not, You've Been Chosen by God

There's so much I want to tell you about how I came to be listening to this song on repeat these past few weeks. It's a story about the sort of synchronicity that leaves you in wide-mouthed wonder at the way life works. But I think that's a story for another time. Today is really about one particular line of this song. A line that, if we all really took inside and nurtured and felt, would do a lot of good, I think.