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Book Review: The Excursionist by J.D Sumner*

Book Review: The Excursionist by J.D Sumner*

I have made this review as spoiler free as possible, but there are some minor details mentioned. Jack Kaganagh, newly single due to the death of his wife, Kay, is desperate to visit 100 countries and join the Traveller’s Century Club, before he turns 45. […]

Photo Diary: Liverpool, England

Photo Diary: Liverpool, England

Just like with Zadar, it wasn’t love at first sight for Liverpool and me. When we arrived it was cold, it was raining, and we had just spent far too long in the car. The first night there we wandered around Albert Dock looking for […]

Liverpool City Guide: How To Be A Proper Tourist In The City

Liverpool City Guide: How To Be A Proper Tourist In The City

‘Tourists’ often get a bad rap, don’t they? They dawdle everywhere annoying locals. They’re always gazing up at the nearest tall building or stopping to take a photo of every pigeon or blade of grass they see. They’re always in the way and so inconsiderate. […]

Going Back To The Beginning

Going Back To The Beginning

I’ve always said that the moment I fell in love with writing was the moment I learned how to hold a pen. Whilst that may be a slight exaggeration, I struggle to remember a time when I didn’t write. Fiction mainly, but no style has […]

Confession Time: I Didn’t Like Venice Beach

Confession Time: I Didn’t Like Venice Beach

What do you think of when you think of Venice Beach, CA?  Gorgeous, toned and tanned people wandering around under the glorious sunshine? The laid back lifestyle and people riding bikes around the twisty paths which run alongside the beach? Snapping that perfect photo of […]

8 Things Unemployed Twenty-Somethings Are Tired Of Hearing

8 Things Unemployed Twenty-Somethings Are Tired Of Hearing

I’m sure many of us have been there- submitting job application after job application, and praying to the Job Gods every day, but getting nowhere. I sometimes think that some people, from older generations especially, don’t seem to get just how difficult getting a job is […]

Russell Howard Tour Preview At De Montfort Hall, Leicester

Russell Howard Tour Preview At De Montfort Hall, Leicester

I was recently given free tickets to see Russell Howard (by my dad not by anyone wanting me to review. I’m not that big of a deal…yet) when he came to Leicester to preview his tour material. Obviously I jumped at the chance, and took […]