As an animal lover, giving up meat was something that I always inspired to do. As a child I told my vegetarian mum I wanted to do it twice, and both times I caved in. Last summer I decided to seriously quit beating that meat, and I feel finger lickin' good because of it... The sudden rise… Continue reading Give Peas A Chance
My response to the daily prompt: Present
I was supposed to be going to Cologne all the way back in October to see Lady Gaga. However, due to illness she had to reschedule to 13th February. And then, due to illness she had to cancel! I was so gutted but nevertheless I took the opportunity to sightsee in this weird and wonderful… Continue reading A Day in Cologne/Köln!
Britain and Germany go head to head in my totally fair comparison of the two nations.
I am halfway there, I have finished my first semester of my two semesters abroad. Phew! To be honest this post is more self-criticism than anything interesting for others to read, but please do read! I will try and make it sound like advice haha. Let's goooooooo The beginning of my year abroad was pretty… Continue reading Studying Abroad: Semester 1. Complete!
I hope so. I was brought up with two cats, who died when I was 13 and 17. After the latter died I began having dreams about them. 4 years on, they still haven't stopped and now they are more frequent than ever. I will give you a back story just because I like thinking… Continue reading Am I being haunted by cats?
Now Playing: Life Becoming A Landslide - Manic Street Preachers Comments on my (ongoing) mental illness recovery. This post is intended for me to get it off my chest and also to let anybody going through anything similar know they are not alone. Thanks for reading if you choose to do so. I will update as… Continue reading Archives of Pain
Now Playing: Feeder - Just A Day On 23rd September 2017 I embarked on a new adventure in my life and started my year abroad. I'm currently residing in Bremen, Northern Germany (it's near Hamburg...). It's a wonderful city, but studying abroad is tough when you're also dealing with general anxiety and depression (and, probably, separation… Continue reading Why I Disappeared for Months & Other Stories
First of all, I'd like to say I'm writing this to get it off my chest really, to work through it all myself. And also just in case anybody else has similar experiences to me, you're not alone. (Please have similar experiences to me I feel kinda alone) I don't know when/how it started, but… Continue reading Me, Vaginismus and I
Just finished: The Couple Next Door - Shari Lapena When I saw that this book was hailed the new The Girl on the Train I thought, oh no, I've already read that. Will this book bore me to death? The similarities are obvious from the get-go, but so are the differences. Both are worth a read. The… Continue reading The Couple Next Door – Book review
Now Playing: Summertime - My Chemical Romance The piano version of that song, that makes me feel alive. It has a melody that makes me feel like I'm on drugs, good drugs. Better than drugs. There She Goes by The La's has a similar effect. and This Night Has Opened My Eyes by The Smiths, my… Continue reading Thing that make me feel alive.