Tag: young writer

Book Review: About a Girl by Lindsey Kelk

Book Review: About a Girl by Lindsey Kelk

To be totally honest with you I don’t even know where to begin with this book (and not in a ‘there’s just so much going on in this book, I don’t know which element to review first’ kind of way either!). For those of you […]

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 […]

6 Life Lessons from 2015

6 Life Lessons from 2015

*Soppy opening few sentences alert* this year has been one of my best, one of my favourites, and one of the most memorable. I have had some experiences I’ll never forget, in places I never thought I’d ever get the chance to see, and with […]

A Grinch’s Christmas Playlist

A Grinch’s Christmas Playlist

  I’m a little bit of a self-confessed scrooge; I don’t like anything Christmassy until at least half-way through December (but even that’s sometimes pushing it!). This year, though, I’m feeling uncharacteristically festive. I started my Christmas shopping at the end of November, I’ve decided […]

I didn’t get rejected!

I didn’t get rejected!

So, a while back I made a post about a blogging job I was applying for at my university (optimistically titled ‘brace yourselves, rejection is coming‘) and I was fully prepared to be rejected, but guess what? I got the job! Yay! I feel like […]

Brace yourselves, rejection is coming.

Brace yourselves, rejection is coming.

I finally did it! I finally applied for a writing job! I’ve been wanting to get my writing ‘out there’ for months but I have never known where to start, and, truth be told, I have been absolutely terrified of rejection. But I did it […]

Quick update

Quick update

Hello 🙂 I want to start this with an apology, not only to my lovely followers but to myself too, for allowing myself to put my blog on the back burner recently. I’ve had a lot going on in these last couple of weeks and I’ve just not got around to […]