Survival tips and/or don’t feel bad about not writing a novel in self-isolation

I think the word ‘unprecedented’ has been used enough times over the last week to last us for the next year. But I can’t blame the Chancellor Rishi Sunak for peppering his announcement with the…

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Six things to remind myself of on holiday

I find holidays hard. I love thinking about going on holiday, I love planning a holiday, I even enjoy packing for a holiday. But the actual holiday itself? That’s another matter. Sure, I have had…

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I went to a festival. Yes, really

Last week I went to a festival. Like any other, there was mud (lots), rain (more), bum bags (or fanny packs, as my Aunty likes to call them), short shorts, wellies, music late into the…

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Read, watch, listen

In the vein of my favourite podcast, The High Low, I thought I’d do a little post about some of the culture I’ve been consuming recently. Read on for some mini reviews and random thoughts.…

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Write Every Day

I’ve decided that writing as much as possible is the best kind of therapy. It doesn’t really matter what you’re writing about, but just getting words down on the page offers some kind of release.…

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