5 Things To Know Before Studying Literature at University

If you're an English native you'll have been studying literature since way back, but it's VERY different at uni. Here's some things you should know (from someone who's come out the other side) You will be expected to read A LOT. Seriously a lot. If you don't take a minor you'll be set around 4 … Continue reading 5 Things To Know Before Studying Literature at University

The Environment and Me

So I'm half way through a vegetarian January. I decided Veganism was far too hard and after reading that avocados, almonds and a bunch more foods are now technically not even vegan I doubley couldn't deal. But I'm no ignoramus and I know meat isn't good for the planet so this Jan I'm doing a … Continue reading The Environment and Me

My Vinyl Record Collection in it’s Entirety

This post is pretty much what it says on the tin. I'll go through my record collection, with brief comments, and maybe you'll learn a little about me. I've popped them into loose genres but take that with a pinch of salt. Rap/Hip Hop/ RnB (I said take it loosely) J. Cole- 4 Your Eyez … Continue reading My Vinyl Record Collection in it’s Entirety

Being *with* who you’re with

For far too long I was guilty of being around people physically, but due to the convenience of mobile phones, not being entirely there mentally. Having a text convo whilst with a friend seems harmless enough, but I think it says a lot about how you value your time and friendships and so it's something … Continue reading Being *with* who you’re with

Waiting for adulthood to start at 23

My appetite for reading is as insatiable as ever, and I've recently devoured a host of coming-of-age titles, from Barnes' The Sense of an Ending to McEwan's On Chesil Beach and a whole lot more. One overriding theme I've stumbled upon is this idea of young adults waiting for their life to start, and by … Continue reading Waiting for adulthood to start at 23

My 2019 New Year Resolutions

Much like half the world, I'm starting 2019 off with the best of intentions, after a Christmas period of gluttony and indulgence. So here's a few of my resolutions- I'm soOoOo sure I'll stick to them.. (sarcasm). I'll do my best though. Cut down on sugar. I've got a sweet tooth; I can't deny it. … Continue reading My 2019 New Year Resolutions