Tag: life

A few months; a poem

A few months; a poem

As the city guides me, Towards the places I feel most free, I notice I only think of what there is, Certainly not focussing on what I miss.   In this exact moment, As the leaves start to fall, I don’t feel the need to […]

18 things I learned before I turned 18

18 things I learned before I turned 18

Happy to see you (back) on Styles by Sophie! As you might know, I turned 18 on the 31st of July. An age that many consider to be a milestone; an age at which many things change. I am officially an adult now, and more […]

A purposeful day in my life

A purposeful day in my life

This morning, I listened to a podcast by ‘Hidden Brain’ about living a purposeful life. This educational episode really got me thinking about my own life, my purpose and the way in which I value meaning in life. My goal has always been to live […]

Times of choices and changes

Times of choices and changes

In my opinion, change is not only inevitable, it is desirable. My entire life, I have dreamt of change; as a young girl I wanted to move to New York City to pursue my ‘Gossip Girl dream’, I then wanted to au-pair in Paris and […]

These past few weeks have been eventful

These past few weeks have been eventful

To say the least. A lot happened in the last few days of July and the start of August. Many things changed. To begin with, I turned 18 on the 31st of July. I chose to celebrate my birthday with a few of my friends […]

I used to be such an overthinker, here is how I changed that

I used to be such an overthinker, here is how I changed that

Habits or character traits like these, don’t disappear easily. You will usually have to deal with them for at least a significant chunk of your life. Even though that obviously also goes for me, I have found ways to deal with this toxic habit that […]

I don’t think I have ever been happier.

I don’t think I have ever been happier.

That is a very strong statement, I know. I didn’t expect to write something like this down, this summer. But it is true and I couldn’t be more pleased to genuinely say that. I have recently closed an enormous chapter of my life, of my […]

2021

2021

Happy new year!   I wish you all a lot of love, health, joy and light for the new year; these past twelve months have made it even more clear that these are the things that really matter in life. 2020 has been a rough […]

A letter to my future self

A letter to my future self

Hi everyone. In school, I had to do an assignment related to the Corona crisis we have been through and are still in. I chose to write  a letter about this period to my future self. I saw YouTuber Margot Lee do something similar and […]

Wise words, worldwide

Wise words, worldwide

Hi everyone. In these uncertain times, it can be inspiring to hear some hopeful advice from others. I decided to go on a platform which allows me to talk to strangers from all over the world. I had some incredible conversations that really made me […]