Your New Year’s resolution might be anything - from learning Portuguese to breaking out of prison – but the core principle behind it is the same: you have many shortcomings that must be addressed, one at a time, in a superficial, annual format.
So in 2018, my new year’s resolutions isn’t to diet or to take care of my skin or to lose weight. It’s to see myself as a whole human being, complete without the aid of any external fads or products. It is to treat myself with the respect that I deserve.
When I moved back recently from a one-person apartment to my beloved sharehouse it was like peeling back a Band-Aid and finding that the wound underneath had festered and was now weeping a rancid yellow puss. Clement Sache reports.