About the author
Leanie is a thirty-something South African girl who now finds herself in the midst of an post-PhD existential crisis. In an attempt to define herself, she has developed a weird coping mechanism where she turns things that has happened to her into accomplishments – a kind of mental “things that I have done” list.
Thing that happened: Blind date went bad
Accomplishment on mental list: Go on worst date ever…check.
Why turn a coping mechanism into a blog?
1) Some of the stuff on the list is just too awkward/amazing/kind of cool not to share.
2) To challenge herself to seek out more amazing things…
About the blog
Events are categorized as either:
3) Kind of cool. Which will be called “awesome”…because alliteration is awesome and “kind of cool” doesn’t start with an A. As in “I did this kind of cool thing…awesome!”
For a really awkward and amazing stories – start here
If you want to hire me as a freelance blogger, there’s a page for that too.