Age Is Just A Number

I always thought adulthood would feel different. I thought it meant independence, the freedom to do what I want, be who I want. I thought it meant having your life together. When you’re in school, you have all these plans about what the future holds. […]

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I’ll Be Fine In The Morning

The house is quiet and the night is still. It’s nearly midnight while I’m writing this and all I have is a lonesome cursor for company. I do a lot of thinking at night. In fact I do a lot of writing at night, whether […]

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Have Faith

On the 15th October 2016 I packed up the life I had watched fall part for over a year in to the car and moved back home. I tried so hard to forge some kind of future for myself. But instead I managed to break […]

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Top Tips for the New Academic Year

It’s that time of year again when you have to dig out the highlighters and textbooks and wave goodbye to the summer holidays. I swear they seem to get shorter every year! As this week is my first week back at uni I thought I […]

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The Amazing People Project Announcement

It’s hard to imagine that when I started this blog, about a year and a half ago I would still be doing it now. It has been a journey of ups and downs, and I have gained so much from this experience. So much has changed […]

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The Difference Between Openness And Honesty

When I first started this blog my main value was to be honest. But somewhere in my head the difference between honesty and openness had become blurred. I thought in order to be honest I needed to share every aspect of my myself and every […]

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Living in the Present

It feels like ages ago since I was last typing away for this little space but lately I’ve found it difficult to be present. To appreciate and be aware all the things going on around me, right in front of my eyes. Instead I’ve found […]

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I Forgive You

where petals once bloomed barren branches seek refuge wilted and decayed I grow tired of these games all those nights I sought solace in tear stained pillows suffocated by darkness silent screams that feed the demons a prison of my mind poisoned by all those […]

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Ten Little Reminders For The Difficult Days

This week has been difficult. The negative thoughts that tell me I’m alone and worthless and tear away at my self esteem have been on overload. I’ve lacked the strength to fight them and deep down all I wanted was someone to tell me that […]

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Finding Peace in Imperfection

I always thought I would find peace in perfection. That in getting good grades, being likeable and pretending I knew what I wanted to do with my life, I would find peace. The kind of inner peace where you feel self-assured and confident in your […]

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