Now that a new year has begun and I'm starting to feel a little more confident blogging, I wanted to make my blog a little more personal. By that I mean that I want to show the person behind the blog a bit more. So, I thought I would kick that off with a Q… Continue reading Book related Q and A
I have been meaning to write this post for a while now but for some reason I just never got around to it. But now I have. This post is going to be all about why I decided to start a blog. I hope you enjoy reading it! So, I have always enjoyed reading blog… Continue reading Why did I create my blog?
If somebody asked me what would be slap bang at the top of my bucket list, I wouldn’t hesitate to answer with I want to be a published novelist. I would love to walk into a book shop or browse the internet and find my novel, with my name on the front, published. It has… Continue reading Why I would love to be a novelist
You will have noticed that I have called this my thoughts rather than a review or a comparison and that is because I want to talk about Tom's Midnight Garden both the film and the book but I don't want to compare them or review them in the traditional sense. Instead I wanted to share… Continue reading My thoughts: Tom’s Midnight Garden
So, I'm sitting here and feeling rather reflective as it edges ever nearer to the end of one year and the start of another. If you read my Why I never have a New Year’s resolution post then you will know that I'm not into the idea of making changes and having resolutions just because a… Continue reading What 2018 taught me – a reflection post
So, it's nearly that time of year again, where people start pondering over what their New Year's resolution will be. Not me though! Nope! I never have one! Why? Well, let me explain... Generic not personal Call me cynical and maybe I am but I find New Year's resolutions to be completely generic and not… Continue reading Why I never have a New Year’s resolution
So, before I say anything please let me wish you all a Merry Christmas Eve! I love Christmas Eve, all the anticipation reaches fever pitch and everybody is excited and happy. Part of me loves it more than Christmas Day itself. What are your thoughts? Anyway, as there is just enough time to squeeze in… Continue reading Christmas jumpers – hit or miss?
Everybody needs motivation sometimes right? Whether that is professionally or personally, I'm sure we can all remember times where we just felt disillusioned. With that in mind I wanted to share some of my tips for ensuring I stay motivated to blog because even though I love it, I too have fallen victim to a… Continue reading How I motivate myself to blog
I thought I would mix it up a little with this next choice. It's a very different type of book/film than I have looked at before but it's a choice that I wanted to include because I found it to be a very powerful read! As always, I am going to begin with a little… Continue reading The book versus movie debate: Girl Interrupted
Well, I do close the important ones! It's not like I'm driving with the door open or leaving the house without locking up, that would just be stupid! So, what am I talking about? Is this a build up to some metaphorical reasoning? Nope! I'm simply referring to the doors within my house. So, why… Continue reading I just don’t close doors now apparently