Allergic to Exercise

Yesterday, for the first time in my life, I fainted. … For the most part, I had lived a sedentary lifestyle. But as the New Year ushered in, I thought to myself, this has to change. I wanted to feel physically fitter and have more stamina. And so I resolved to start an exercise routine, […]

Joie de Vivre

As it may have been apparent in my previous post, 2016 saw me lose a lot of joie de vivre (French for ‘joy of living’ / ‘cheerful enjoyment of life’). I was utterly busy yet numbed, bored, and occasionally hopeless. The exhaustion left me very little to enjoy anything else. People tell me I work […]