milestones

Twenty-Four

So tomorrow is my twenty-fourth birthday. If I could use one word to reflect on the year that has passed between my twenty-third birthday and now, it would be strength. I have found a strength that helps me to get back up when I fall. I have found an inner strength to do what I… Continue reading Twenty-Four

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Opinion

The Danger Of High Expectations.

We spend a lot of time waiting for things from other people.We're told from a very young age that we should treat others in the same way that we expect to be treated but sometimes, despite your best efforts with someone, you get nothing in return. In this situation, some people walk away and never… Continue reading The Danger Of High Expectations.

milestones

A Change Of Heart

I will always be a writer. No matter what my job title is or what I do during the day, writing is my passion and I wouldn't be 'me' without it. However, recently I've started to feel less like a writer. Maybe that's because I haven't really been doing much 'writing.' You see, a few… Continue reading A Change Of Heart

Blog Updates

I’ve Been Nominated For The Sunshine Blogger Award!

I am so happy to accept the Sunshine Award Nomination from an amazing blogger - AimingForScorpion. Thank you so much! Check out her blog here. So as for the award, here are the rules: Thank the person who nominated you. Answer the questions from the person who nominated you. Nominate a few other bloggers. Write… Continue reading I’ve Been Nominated For The Sunshine Blogger Award!

Inspiration

Life Is About Balance

milestones

There Are No Shortcuts To Any Place Worth Going

I sit here now and I really cannot believe that I am in my final year of university. I know the journey is far from over but I feel like I can reflect back on my time at Edge Hill from this point and smile at how much things have changed. I have learnt many… Continue reading There Are No Shortcuts To Any Place Worth Going

Poems

Stay Strong

Masking the desolation you face every day, Your happiness eclipsed with the ease of just a smile. Strong enough to hold back your silver tears, Unfair, the path that leads you is painted with black most days. Light will shine for you one day, I promise you this, stay strong. Be faithful. Stay beautiful, mother.