As you may (or may not, who am I kidding) have noticed, I've been off-grid on here and my writing Instagram for quite some time. I'm not going to drag out the ins and outs of why, but basically only just last week a very very stressful period of my life, or the past 2… Continue reading An Apology/Explanation.
There haven't been many years in my life where I have felt some kind of 'looking forward' sensation about the new year. This time around, however, was different. Since finishing University in May last year and then finally graduating in November, I have let a lot of things slip. In life, the things that are… Continue reading So…2017.
When I was around 5 years old, my mum showed me the 1978 film of Watership Down. During the years of my childhood following this first viewing I was obsessed with it. When I was a little older I read the book and it's message became all the more clear to me, one that it… Continue reading R.I.P Richard Adams, a small explanation for my latest poem.
Over summer I submitted a short story to a competition ran by Electric Reads. Electric Reads are a small independant company that helps writers self publish. They provide editing services, book promotion and even book design. Here is their website > http://electricreads.com/ I am very lucky to attend a University (York St John University in the… Continue reading Electric Reads and my first published short story.
Life and work so often gets in the way, of more important things; like blogs. Obviously I'm being sarcastic, however, I do wish I could have had more time recently to update this blog. So, a basic breakdown of what has been going on since I last did an update. This could take a while.… Continue reading I disappeared.
So I haven't updated this blog in quite a while, (huge apologies). Life has been go go go over the last month. Lots of work at University, which was both good and stressful, other exciting things happening outside of uni so, I'll fill you in on all the details! Firstly, the magazine which two of… Continue reading While I’ve been away.
A few weeks ago for part of my creative writing course at Uni I sent off three poems to Anima Poetry Magazine including a cover letter (which I had never done before). I heard back off them today, and they're publishing two of the three I submitted for certain and still considering the third! Suffice… Continue reading Anima Poetry Magazine.
So, here it is, the last birthday that really means anything and that anyone actually wants to celebrate, and I must say being able to drink, legally in the US hardly feels like a reason to celebrate. lol. But yes...On the 6th of January 1994, a Thursday I was born...12 days late, lol. However! There… Continue reading Turning 21.
Happy New Years to all my followers 🙂 I don't really do resolutions, but It's been something I've been talking about all year so it doesn't really count...And that is just to write more...write more in my journal, write more letters, write more spontaneous poetry, think of more short stories, finish my book by the… Continue reading New Years and all that stuff.
So I saw a few people on my Facebook doing this a while ago and I thought it was a cool thing to let people indirectly know more about you, because I do think that your music taste says a lot about you... So, here goes nothing (this isn't in any order) 1. Fleetwood Mac… Continue reading A little thing to get to know me by: my top 10 albums.