Tag: writing

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 […]

I Don’t Like Writing About The Bad Things…

I Don’t Like Writing About The Bad Things…

They say writing is a healer, don’t they? They say it soothes the soul, that writing about the not-so-good things that have happened in life allows you to let go. It offers closure. Except sometimes it doesn’t. Let’s be real, some of best writing comes […]

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 […]

Youqueen- California, Vegan Smoothies & Things every teen should know

Youqueen- California, Vegan Smoothies & Things every teen should know

Recently I wrote three articles for the online magazine youqueen.com. It’s a magazine written for women anywhere in the world, written by women from across the globe. Because even a Queen needs help sometimes.  I thought I’d write a post which links to all the pieces […]

2016 Reading List

2016 Reading List

Before I get to my reading list and, as it’s the start of a new year, I wanted to share some, not resolutions per se, but things that I’d like to happen to my blog/me as a blogger this year. I know everyone in the […]

What it’s really like on a Trek America tour

What it’s really like on a Trek America tour

I took this trip a few months ago but only got as far as writing notes for this review as my blog was sort of losing its way a little. I then decided that I would write about all the places I visited in separate […]