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Why Not What

[The following is a guest blog post by Lara. Read more about the author here.] My name’s Lara. I’m a copywriter. I come up with the words that most effectively sell a product or campaign. Want to hire me?   No? Hmmm… let’s try that again.   Words have power. Words tell stories. Words are […]

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Teachers Are Heroes

I did my student teaching at an underprivileged school in Cape Town, South Africa. It’s an amazing school, with incredibly dedicated teachers doing great work with teenagers from a particularly rough neighbourhood. Many of these kids come from broken homes, have been driven into gangs, and subjected to drugs and violence on a daily basis. Teaching […]

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My Favourite Quotations: 1

Every now and then I come across quotations which attract my attention. Sometimes they make me smile, sometimes they inspire me, sometimes they challenge me, and sometimes they just make me feel warm and fuzzy. I thought I would post some of these quotations from time to time, and share my reflections. ************************************************ A few weeks […]

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