Life

30 by 30: How Did I Do?

I turned 30 in August, and so am a little - OK, very - late in publishing this post. But as you'll know if you're a regular reader of my blog, these last few months have been nothing short of crazy! I've been meaning to reflect on the last year, and just how much of… Continue reading 30 by 30: How Did I Do?

Life, Reflection

Why I Quit my Job in Lockdown

I figured that given that I like to label my blog as a 'life blog', I should record the most important thing to happen in my life this year. I mean, really, it's not all that difficult to take that title given that not much has happened this year thanks to Corona, but it's still… Continue reading Why I Quit my Job in Lockdown

Life, Reflection

10 Things I’ve Learnt From My First Month on Twitter

Four weeks ago, I created a Twitter account so that I have a social media presence for my writing business. As such, I'm using it to follow writers, publishers, general writer-y things, and a few mindset positivity accounts for good measure. I am cultivating a dream, after all! Whilst I do have a personal Twitter… Continue reading 10 Things I’ve Learnt From My First Month on Twitter

Life, Reflection

Why the British Media are Responsible for Caroline Flack’s Death

I don’t particularly have an interest in Caroline Flack. She kind of got on my nerves when I watched her in the two seasons of Love Island I’ve seen. I didn’t really know much about her other than she always looks beautiful, has amazing clothes, she dated Harry Styles, and of course most recently, that… Continue reading Why the British Media are Responsible for Caroline Flack’s Death

Life

The Baby Grows Up

My baby sister started university this week, she moved away from Liverpool to Leeds. I've been even more reflective than usual as I contemplate her taking this huge step into adulthood, reminiscing about my own time at university and how it changed my life. She's the baby of the family - almost 11 years younger… Continue reading The Baby Grows Up