Dora the Explorer in New York City??

2012. The year I was blessed enough to travel to the ‘Big Apple’ to celebrate coming of age. So I thought I would share a few of my favourite snaps with you. It… Continue reading

​Dying to…

​”First I was dying finish my high school and start college. And then I was dying to finish college and start working. Then I was dying to marry and have children. And then I was dying for my children to grow old enough so I could go back to work. But then I was dying to retire. And now I’m dying.
And suddenly I realised. I forgot to live.
Appreciate your current situation and enjoy each day.”

– Anon


Life begins at 16: ‘The 16-Year Old Killer: Cyntoia’s Story’.

There’s always that little bit more you can get from documentaries as opposed to reality tv shows or soaps. The obvious being, the former follows the intricate workings of real life, following real… Continue reading

[Feature!] : ” Marriage; A history: From sentimental value to financial-fuelled fulfilment “

The royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton has sparked acts of British tradition and support, but to what extent do we value the true significance of marriage? For over a century,… Continue reading

[MyFiction!] : Short story – “Changes”

A single leaf falls from an oak tree as the green hues change to golden blends. Grey skies and harsh winds replace those endless days of sunlight and warmth. Chills run through hands… Continue reading

[MyFiction!]: Short story – “The Woman in the Mask”

She walks with an air of finesse about her, the heels of her open-toed sandals knocking at the stone below in perfect harmony. Knock. Knock. Knock. A car pulls up and parks on… Continue reading

“It’s been a long time, hasn’t it?”

*Wipes dust of laptop* I hadn’t realised I had neglected the blogging world for so long! (Last post currently stands at 28.02.11..That’s shameful even for me)       I am my own worst enemy in… Continue reading

Memoirs of a Pissed-Off Female

In memory of a distant ex. Inspired by a real-life relationship disaster. Terms and conditions apply. Currently recovering from one of my many ‘reflective day dreams’, I sit and wonder why we put… Continue reading

Be realistic: Go for the impossible!

A quote from Paulo Coelho that pretty much sums up my inspiration for ‘blogging’. You may ask why this quote in particular. I would answer “because it states exactly what I should be… Continue reading