A massive inner conflict

The liminal age of 23 is one that I'm not finding easy. The encroaching adulthood, the mounting responsibilities and the dissipating fun are all a shock to the system. I feel like the road I'm treading is ready to fork, and I need to take the right path. Part of me is thinking I can … Continue reading A massive inner conflict

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bad luck and worse

I wrote a poem- enjoyyy! ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- I carved your epitaph into our grandest gasp Which broke into waves through arteries and veins. Anatomically correct. I dissect the remains. Rearrange your DNA and Do not age. Happiness is a state of mind but now you're gone My mind is just a state. Love is not enough, … Continue reading bad luck and worse

My floating existence

You know that feeling where days intertwine and weeks fall away beneath your feet? This is my life right now. I've floated through the last month, reading books, going to work and sleeping. My life is usually an endless countdown calendar, wherein there's an event I'm looking forward to- it comes and goes- and I … Continue reading My floating existence

The Radical Act of Feeling Happy

Somewhere along the way, we privileged, first-world people, decided we wanted more. The American dream, which promises anyone can achieve anything, married capitalism, spread around the globe, and birthed a generation of people who would willingly work themselves to death. When we want we aren't content, and so happiness has become a radical act- to … Continue reading The Radical Act of Feeling Happy

A Little Creative Sample…

I'm currently deep deep deep into a creative writing dissertation (as well as an English literature one), and so I thought I'd share a little sample of my un-drafted work so far. I think I posted an early draft of this story agesSsSs ago, so I won't post the beginning again, so here's a chapter! … Continue reading A Little Creative Sample…

Why I’m Not A Food Blogger!!

The amount of times I've been messing around in the kitchen and ended up cooking something tasty by accident is countless (there's also countless times I've cooked something barely passable as edible but that's not helping my point.) After some of my successes I've been tempted to try and replicate them with some photos along … Continue reading Why I’m Not A Food Blogger!!

My Guilty Pleasures..

Everyone enjoys things that they aren't particularly proud of- it's just a fact! Today I thought I'd embrace everything that I get enjoyment from and list them all- face the embarrassment and accept it! Zoella- I flipping love a Zoella vlog. I'm a 22 year old hetero male so this may be very odd but … Continue reading My Guilty Pleasures..