Just another blog post…

Do you ever feel like you're spending your days just going through the motions, just doing what needs doing, in order to be a functioning member of society? I feel like my life has no direction, and despite telling myself that for lent, I was going to be giving up negativity, I am only two [...]

(just over) 1 year Blogiversary giveaway!

Hello!! So, I have finished spending time getting my blog up to scratch, as a result, I have realised that I have missed my 1 year blogiversary. In order to make things up to my blog, I have decided to host a give-away. To thank everyone who has decided to stick around, I have therefore [...]

Moving websites!

Okay, so I have been rather distant the past couple of weeks, mostly due to working, and also due to moving over my website to a self-hosted site. It all seems very exciting, especially as I am still learning how to manage it all with html and such forth. So, what has been happening since [...]

Goals for 2018

There are a number of goals for 2018 that I have decided to complete after putting them off for the previous 12 months: Read and review all netgalley books Coldmaker blog tour Participate in twitter book talks Become a regular blogger Go to more blogger events YALC 2018 Meet up with more Northern bloggers (if [...]

NaNoWriMo 2017

Writing to me, is something that I enjoy doing. Both with a pen and paper, and using a computer and keyboard. NaNoWriMo is something I have attempted for the past couple of years, most successfully in 2016 and 2017. All of my attempts failed due to a decline in my mental health. For example, I [...]

26 things I have learnt in my 26 years on Earth

You are never too old for Harry Potter Tea does not taste any different if you add the milk before or after the water You cannot please everyone in life, so eat that avocado (I don't like avocados). My cats are my world I am a woman and I do not want kids, and that [...]

Yes, let’s talk stress!

I've had a pretty busy month. I've been completing uni assignments (two more and then I've finished year 1!), preparing and attending YALC (as well as trying my best to cope with London transport/people), and then returning to work, finishing this week with a week of CAMHS training. For those who don't know, CAMHS is [...]


Moving has happened and we are back to having wifi! I am so glad that we have all managed to stick together, as being apart from my babes just wasn't an option. I have also started the induction for my new job, and I am loving it! I went to the ward I was going [...]

Life update

So, I have finished City of Bones, and it was so bad it was good. I thoroughly enjoyed reading it, and I am just waiting to get my teeth into City of Ashes. The characters were interesting and had depth, and I felt like I enjoyed it much more than I thought I would. The [...]


Hoping to get more into the book reviewing scene. My favourite genres are young adult, fantasy, and contemporary fiction.