El Estoque

For the first time

Challenging myself to step outside my comfort zone and take risks
Step one in my journey to becoming a braver person
May 22, 2020
Step one in my journey to becoming a braver person

Soccer: a long lost love

Searching for my lost passion for soccer
Facing the reality of my relationship with soccer
May 22, 2020
Facing the reality of my relationship with soccer

I don’t dance

Auditioning for the MV Bhangra team to face my fear of humiliation
Facing my fear of humiliating myself through Bhangra
May 22, 2020
Facing my fear of humiliating myself through Bhangra

Being kinder

Forgiving myself when I am unable to meet my own expectations
My journey to being kinder to myself when I am unable to meet my goals
May 22, 2020
My journey to being kinder to myself when I am unable to meet my goals

Overthinking

My tendency to overthink has led me to develop a fear of never belonging amongst my friends
Facing my fear of not belonging
April 11, 2020
Facing my fear of not belonging

Courage of the Stars

My best friend, Nika Zamani,  who inspires me to be courageous everyday
The story of the bravest person I’ve ever met
April 1, 2020
The story of the bravest person I’ve ever met

Taking inspiration from the saying ‘Well behaved women rarely make history’

Being Brave: This monthly column explores bravery and this month's topic is facing my fear of contradicting others  and speaking with authority.
My journey to finding the courage to stand by my values and lift my voice
February 2, 2020
My journey to finding the courage to stand by my values and lift my voice
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