Posts by Katie-Roller

Katie Roller has a background in environmental science, and has recently started a career in management consulting in Johannesburg, South Africa. She has a passion for corporate sustainability and conservation. Katie spends as much as possible of her spare time outdoors pursuing bird watching, hiking, scuba diving and photography.

Dealing with Loneliness: Hold onto Patience, Not the Past

“Patience is not passive; on the contrary, it is active; it is concentrated strength.” ~Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

Last night, I discovered the tiniest of creatures in my shower: a minute scorpion, no larger than the average human fingernail.

I could …