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
I've seen a load of people on twitter saying how fast the years flown by but I couldn't disagree more. 2018 has been l o n g. But I think that's because a lot's happened. It's … Continue reading My 2018 in Review!
So four weeks ago I finished a six week contract as a procurement assistant. And in tomorrow I start a new job as a business development assistant. This is great; I'm excited to get stuck in and learn some new stuff and earn some money and it's my first permanent full time job. But it's … Continue reading On wanting to write
18 years. That's how long I've spent in education. That's a LONG time, right?! And a week ago I had my last e v e r exam. Ever. It was on Young Adult Gothic fiction and didn't go nearly as well as the previous one on Postmodern Genders, but that's all in the past now … Continue reading I’VE FINISHED UNI!!!
I had a period a few months back of feeling a little 'meh'. Something was missing, something to look forward to and then experience and then look back on. That something was live music. SO, as the title of this post suggests, I took matters in to my own hand and booked a handful of … Continue reading The Master Of My Own Happiness
No not skydiving, nor visiting a wonder of the world or anything else so exciting.. I've had my ear pierced! It's my first ever piercing and I've wanted it done for ages! So on Wednesday I finally took the plunge and got a helix piercing, which is cartilage on the top outer ear sort of … Continue reading A Tick Off My Bucketlist..
I’m 21 but nowhere near an adult. I’m currently in university two days a week, and only one of those is an early start so pretty stereotypically I spend a lot of time in bed. On Fridays I have to be in for 9am and my alarm is set for 8.38.. I roll out of … Continue reading Today I ‘Adulted’…
I've been a little absent from the blog again.. Maybe a week or so? But I like to post multiple times a week so that feels like an age for me. Anyway, in that time I had written, and still have saved, a Halloween post and an October favourites. BUT. They. Were. Shit. I'd rather … Continue reading Writing For The Sake Of Writing