My Bucket List

This year I have decided to do something slightly different. I understand the appeal of new year goals and wanting to make positive improvements in your life. But I don’t want the pressure of setting myself goals to achieve by a set date. (Besides I […]

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Looking to the Future

So here it is, another year been and gone, and another one has just begun. Why does time seem to move so much faster as an adult? It only seems like yesterday when we were hanging up the decorations and now the rooms seem so […]

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The Truth About Being Twenty-One

As the year is drawing to a close and I’m turning another year older, I’ve been thinking a lot about how I’ve spent my days. And I’m finding it increasingly more difficult, to not compare where I’m at in my life to other people the […]

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A Familiar Stranger

Each morning in the cold light of the sun, a familiar stranger stares back at me. A person I recognise but know nothing about. An old acquaintance who I’ve lost touch with over the years. I see this girl in the mirror everyday but yet […]

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A Dose of Inspiration

We all have times when even the smallest of tasks feel like a mountain to climb. Days when nothing seems to matter. And nights where the darkness shows no light. This is for those times. A dose of inspiration to motivate and brighten your day. […]

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Ten Lessons Life Has Taught Me

Over the years I have made many mistakes. I’m sure we all have, after all it’s in our nature. But just because we become adults and leave education, it doesn’t mean we stop learning. Every mistake we make, every experience we encounter there’s a lesson […]

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Another Summer Over

As we wave good bye to August the summer holidays feel like a distant memory. The faint sound of the sea echo’s in my mind as though a seashell is placed against my ear. If I imagine hard enough it feels like I’m back on […]

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An Open Letter to my Younger Self

Dear eleven year old me,  It only feels like yesterday that I was stood in your shoes. Starting out on a new adventure, a whole host of new and exciting opportunities. I know you’re scared about what the future holds, the unknown can be a […]

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Memories I don’t want to Forget

Don’t you find it sad that we won’t remember every smile, every moment we laugh and all the warm, content feelings? That our memories become an old silent movie which plays in our minds and distorts over time? Fading away, dissolving in the pools of […]

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Accepting Flaws

Trees jut out through the dry, cracked earth. The bare branches silhouetted against the bright blue sky. A mosaic of light and shade on these well warn paths. Light streams through my half-asleep eyes. Dazed by the morning sun, a part of me wants to […]

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