United by…?

by

We can throw the word ‘unity’ around like confetti. It sounds good, it’s got wholesome vibes. I don’t know about you, but even though it’s a word I happily use, I’ve never really stopped… Continue reading

Making sense of the world

by

When you start to read a book for the first time, it can take a while to orient yourself in a new fictional world. You need to work out the rules and patterns… Continue reading

Rebellions are Built on Hope

by

As we welcome in a new year, we inevitably think about new beginnings. Resolutions, goals, fresh starts, hopes for the year to come. You might even say…new hopes. Yes, it’s a post about Star… Continue reading

Hostess with the mostess

by

My childhood fantasy world didn’t involve dressing up in toilet roll and staging make-believe weddings or playing with dolls, pretending they were babies. That never really appealed to me. The one game that always made… Continue reading

Staying cosy this winter

by

Warm, wooly, oversize jumpers with sleeves that fall down over your hands. Scarves that are very much toward the ‘blanket’ end of the spectrum. The flickering light of a fire with its soundtrack of crackling logs.… Continue reading

It’s going to be ok.

by

Usually when I wake up in the morning, as my alarm drags me into the day and I fight to keep my eyes open, I turn to social media to get the cogs… Continue reading

Controlling the Chaos

by

I don’t know what to think anymore. I just feel a sense of unease that ebbs and flows with the news cycle. That makes me almost thrill with dread when I check the… Continue reading

The last word

by

I’m the kind of person who gets caught up in emotions. Look over at me in the cinema, and I’ll be the first one sobbing, shouting at characters under my breath, or with tears… Continue reading

‘Jack of all trades, master of none’

by

I don’t know about you, but I’m always starting something new; A new book; New habits; New skills; A new Netflix series; New recipes; New friendships. There are just so many options, so… Continue reading

Not eye to eye, but side by side

by

Which do you see: a rabbit or a duck? We meet people all the time who see things differently to us. Sometimes that is refreshing, but at other times it can be incredibly… Continue reading