The everyday

The Scream by Edvard Munch. What does it really depict?

I'm sure you are familiar with this artwork right? To call it famous is an understatement. But, just in case, it's The Scream by Norwegian artist Edvard Munch. Perhaps you like it, perhaps you don't. Maybe it means nothing to you. For me personally, I love it. I remember first seeing this image when I… Continue reading The Scream by Edvard Munch. What does it really depict?

Books

The book versus movie debate: The Fault in Our Stars

I have just finished reading and watching The Fault in Our Stars for the first time. Yes, I know, better late than never right?! Before I get into this post I have to say I loved both the book and film adaptation! It's pretty rare for me to find a piece that will have me… Continue reading The book versus movie debate: The Fault in Our Stars

The everyday

How to strike a balance when you blog and work

I have a full time job. It's a shift work job that can cover anything over a 24 hour period, 7 days a week. Some shifts are easy, some are difficult. There are weeks where I feel exhausted because I'm running super low on sleep and weeks where I feel full of energy because my… Continue reading How to strike a balance when you blog and work

Books

The book versus movie debate: The Silver Linings Playbook

If you aren't new around here then you will be familiar with my structuring of this series, and if you are new then I will link all my previous 'The book versus movie debate' posts at the end of this one so you can check out the others that I have written (if you would… Continue reading The book versus movie debate: The Silver Linings Playbook

Interests · The everyday

A little thank-you to a favourite thing

Thank-you notes are cool right? Whether they are the old fashioned pen and paper type or the more up to date text or email; they’re nice to give and receive aren’t they? I always try to say thank-you because I’m a stickler for good manners, and I think I achieve it with people but what… Continue reading A little thank-you to a favourite thing