Hogmanay!

My boyfriend’s parents live in Scotland and so I travelled up there on the 29th of December, once I’d fulfilled my own family’s Christmas duties. Last year travelling up to Scotland post-Christmas and pre-New Year was an incredibly stressful experience which involved lots of crying on various train platforms across the country, embarrassing myself in my state […]

2013 Review: Some call it coincidence, I call it God

I’d forgotten that it snows in winter on WordPress. As I log on this evening, on New Years Eve Eve, it’s these cascading freckles of snow that remind me of the crazy year that is nearly done in its falling. 2013. What a year. A wonderful, turbulent year. Are the years really any different? Don’t […]

2013 Review: Some call it coincidence, I call it God

I’d forgotten that it snows in winter on WordPress. As I log on this evening, on New Years Eve Eve, it’s these cascading freckles of snow that remind me of the crazy year that is nearly done in its falling. 2013. What a year. A wonderful, turbulent year. Are the years really any different? Don’t […]

Week 2: The good, the bad and the unexpected

Monday:   The Good I applied for several publishing internships, feeling freshly encouraged and invigourated from the wonderful weekend.   The Bad I had a horrible sore throat and consequently drank too many hot drinks and needed the toilet too many times.   The Unexpected Waking up to what sounded like the commencement of fox […]

Beginning 2013: Thirteen pesky resolutions

Resolutions. According to the dictionary, it’s a firm decision to do or not do something. I make resolutions every year without fail but never see them through the complete 12 months. But this year, I need to stick to them because they feel more important, necessary and pivotal. As I enter my twenty-second year of existence, […]