I will admit that men and women of all vocations work hard. Engineers sometimes work odd hours, IT folk may work horrible hours, investment bankers suffer from stress ulcers; even tax practitioners and auditors have their "times of the year" when the hours are irrelevant. All said, for most people "hours of work" is... Continue Reading →
Wanting to be in control is a basic human attribute. Needing to be in control is a specific personality trait. An annoying trait on most occasions, and crippling at others. It is a need that consumes you from the inside; an ever- present, relentless, churning desire to be on top of things. To know what... Continue Reading →
The 3 min 40 sec skincare routine.
Yes folks, I spend about 4 minutes or so on skincare everyday. Considering the fact that I can allot only about four hours to sleep and rest, I think 4 minutes on skincare is borderline luxurious. Here goes... Getting the war- paint off. I use one of the two, depending on what I feel like... Continue Reading →
Falling temperatures and rising spirits.
I sit in an uncharacteristically still and silent room tonight. The comforting thrum of the ol' but trusty air conditioner is conspicuous by it's absence. I wonder if I will find it difficult to fall asleep without the white noise that I associate my nights in Doha with. All this, thanks to the sudden turn... Continue Reading →