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A Travelling Fairground and Nostalgic Thoughts

A Travelling Fairground and Nostalgic Thoughts

I’m sitting here listening to the faint din of the travelling fairground that’s recently arrived in my town. It comes every year, in mid-September, and takes over the same park.   I grew up in the house exactly opposite the park so the sound of music banging, […]

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 […]

Why It’s Okay To Be Unsure Of What You Want Out Of Life

Why It’s Okay To Be Unsure Of What You Want Out Of Life

  I feel like I don’t write very many lifestyle or personal posts anymore but I feel like, when I do, they’re always centred around me not knowing what the bloody hell I’m doing with my life (like this one I wrote not long ago […]

What it’s really like on a Trek America tour

What it’s really like on a Trek America tour

Here’s my review of the Westerner 2 BLT tour by Trek America: I’m not really sure where to begin with this review as I found every moment of this two week trip to be wonderful, (and one blog post will not do it justice), so […]

A Christmas Carol Quote

A Christmas Carol Quote

  The other day I remembered this lovely little quote from ‘A Christmas Carol’ by Charles Dickens, and, as a result of me feeling uncharacteristically festive, I had a sudden strong urge to write a blog post about it, so here I am… Christmas time […]