She'll Be Right

Gyan Yankovich
A weekly newsletter by Gyan Yankovich about things that might make your life a tiny bit better.
Created 21 Jul 2020
  • I want to run errands with you
    10 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    At 12.01am this morning, Sydney’s four-month lockdown came to an end. At some point, not that long ago, I’d imagined spending every night of this week at the pub. At the very least, I assumed I’d be d...
  • The tiniest joys
    03 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 3 2
    I have a new housemate! His name is Paddington and he moved in last Thursday. He’s exceptionally cute, and I love him a lot. He has also been taking up a lot of my time—puppies amirite—so today’s news...
  • Everyone has been doing emails
    27 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 1 1
    Lately, it feels like whenever someone asks me what I’ve been up to, I can’t for the life of me remember a single thing that’s been keeping me busy, or even discern the prior week to one a month ago. ...
  • Burning the candle (mindfully, at one end)
    20 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 3 0
    This weekend I spent two glorious afternoons sitting with friends outdoors, eating and drinking while watching other people eat and drink, feeling awash with joy (even when getting unexpectedly rained...
  • We all have toasters in our basements
    13 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 5 0
    Several years ago, when I was working on the relaunch of a lifestyle brand for BuzzFeed, I heard a metaphor in a brainstorm that’s stuck with me ever since. The phrase was ‘toasters in the basement’ a...
  • Reflecting on a year at home
    06 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 3 0
    On September 8, I’ll have been back in Australia for one year. For months after I landed back in Sydney, every dream I had took me back to New York. Asleep, I would be back in my apartment, at my favo...
  • Do you have Treat Brain? I know I do
    30 Aug 2021 • 3 min read • 4 2
    My weekend was particularly wholesome. I made a chicken pot pie, after making chicken stock from scratch. I planted two jasmine bushes in my front courtyard, which I will patiently monitor from my bed...
  • Dreaming of picnics and wholesome distractions from *everything*
    23 Aug 2021 • 2 min read • 4 0
    For both obvious and yet to be determined reasons, I had a pretty flat week. It was one of those weeks where even the most tried and tested methods of cheering myself up didn’t work, so I needed to pu...
  • Who wants some bad advice?
    16 Aug 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    This week smelled like golden wattle, which is still blooming in Sydney, and tasted like Ottolenghi’s ozro with prawns, tomato, and marinated feta. We’re about to enter our eighth week of lockdown but...
  • I'm back, baby!
    08 Aug 2021 • 2 min read • 9 0
    To quote the opening song from Bo Burnham’s Inside… “I'm sorry I was gone, but look, I made you some content”. Reviving She’ll Be Right has been a long time in the making. Since I last wrote this news...
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