I've been wanting to write a post for a while, but inspiration hadn't quite struck, and quite frankly, being on the final stretch of my degree and wanting to finish (FINALLY FINISH) my book, has left me with little time left to spare. But nevertheless, here I am once again. I could apologise for another … Continue reading Updates, Changes and My Jumbled Thoughts
Every year, I set myself the same goals. Write more, achieve more, and get out of your comfort zone. And every year I let myself down. It doesn't matter that I finish another draft of my book, achieve good grades, and push myself too much. It doesn't matter that I forget about self-care. I still … Continue reading Life Update: I forgot about self-care…again.
The clock turned midnight, and I was relieved to say goodbye to 2017. It was the year that changed so much, and in many ways, changed me alongside it. So, this is a post for the hopeful. The ones who dream too often, and believe that, no matter how difficult life may get, there will … Continue reading Goodbye 2017…Dear 2018
I can’t remember the last time I sat down, laptop at the ready, with the intent to write posts all day. I’ve written assignments, notes and reminders. I’ve compiled emails, tweets, and texts. But I haven’t blogged, or edited my book for what feels like forever. And here’s why... I started taking writing seriously age … Continue reading The art of living without writing creatively…
I started to publish posts because I felt inclined to do so. And then I stopped. The words felt forced, and the post impersonal. So, here' s a post about accepting the life that you didn't know you wanted to lead. I'm nearly twenty one, and I graduate in less than a year, but i'm … Continue reading What is success? A Millennial’s view.
Zine noun informal a magazine, especially a fanzine. In case I got your hopes up with the first part of the title, I'm not getting my book published...yet. However, from the 10th October, I will be seeing my short essay, "The Arts: Creative progress that cannot be seen", in print. Recently, my friend, and fellow Durham … Continue reading I’m getting published…in a Zine.
Soon I will embark on my final year of university, and after that, everything will change. I'm hopeful for the future, but my tendency to forget to live in the present, is what has inspired this project. The next chapter will mark the end of my short lived BookTube channel, and the start of something new. … Continue reading The next chapter…