Writing

Writing

A collection of my long-form essays.
May
13
In Memory of Pacco

In Memory of Pacco

We laid Pacco to rest last Friday. It was a warm summer’s evening. The birds were chirping. A soft
4 min read
May
05
The Fisherman's Guide to Writing

The Fisherman's Guide to Writing

My friends who are writing-curious often ask me how to come up with ideas to write about. This is something
5 min read
Apr
17
Why I Write

Why I Write

I jumped on a call with a course mate from Write of Passage a month ago and he asked me
3 min read
Apr
07
ROF: Return on Focus

ROF: Return on Focus

We are all given a fixed amount of time per day. How we apply our focus determines our outputs. Similar
4 min read
Apr
02
The Future of Work

The Future of Work

The way we work is changing. The daily commute is out the window, my suits are gathering dust in the
8 min read
Mar
17
Life as an Expat in Germany

Life as an Expat in Germany

I often get asked about my life in Germany. My friends and colleagues in South Africa want to know more
8 min read
Mar
02
7 Strategies to Get the Most Value From Write of Passage

7 Strategies to Get the Most Value From Write of Passage

The big day is finally here. Cohort 8 of Write of Passage, David Perell’s online writing course, starts tonight.
11 min read
Jan
21
Increasing Your Luck Surface Area

Increasing Your Luck Surface Area

“The amount of luck that you have in life is how much value you create, times how many people you
5 min read
Jan
01
Annual Review 2021 part 2: the year ahead

Annual Review 2021 part 2: the year ahead

Happy New Year! Welcome to part two of the review. Yesterday I posted the year in review. Today I look
6 min read
Dec
31
Annual Review 2021: writing, running and dogs

Annual Review 2021: writing, running and dogs

Hi there! Welcome to my first public annual review. My review is inspired by writers I admire. David Perell and
8 min read