Why I’m Self-Publishing Again | Writing Advice

For many of us, we begin our lives believing that the only way to succeed will be at the hands of someone else. We are almost conditioned to think that we do not have the ability, or the skills to hold our future in our own hands. I grew up admiring publishing houses, and large…

Whispers To The World; 1 Day To Go.

As I write this, it is 14:50 on the 23rd August 2018. What that means is that in under 2 days, my first poetry and prose collection will be available to buy on Amazon! Last year, my life was a little confusing. I was writing poetry on my Instagram every day, as normal. Yet this…

Head Stuck In A Book; A Timeline, A Lifeline.

Perhaps is a defining word, it is an all-encompassing, sinful, innocent word. Perhaps is, for me, at the heart of every good book, and at the heart of why my head has been, in one way or another, buried inside the pages of a book for the last 22 years or so. “Perhaps, when I grow older,…

The Tale of Georgi Borislav Okhrana and The Martenitsa

He was born for this kind of duty. Yes, Georgi Okhrana had travelled over 2,000 miles to protect the security of his masters quarters. Life for him was defending his surroundings from any incoming threats, and he did so with the kind of loyalty and determination that would make any parent proud. Important as it…

Have You Seen My Poetry?…

Okay so I feel like I say this a million and one times but I’m SORRY that I’ve been quiet on this blog, and if I’m honest this post is also going to be quite small! I promise I’m going to start uploading a lot more onto here, but hopefully some of you will already…

“This Is Not A Phase”

find the YOU that makes you sing “This Is Not A Phase”. The version of your identity that makes you want to buy a sticker dictating “This Is Who I Am”. 

‘DESTINED’ | New Poem + Explanation

There is a reason we are here, although it all seems arbitrary some days, we all have a purpose, we all have a dream, and we are all capable of reaching it. Like a filmic epiphany I have finally reached a point where I am, without a doubt, certain that the only career I can…

Crash Course; Why You Should Strive To Learn Something New!

Currently in the midst of researching for my Playwriting MA dissertation, I’m looking into things I didn’t know much about before. At the moment the core focus of my dissertation is Social Psychology and so I’m expanding my knowledge of that field. In doing so, I recently stumbled upon a YouTube channel I’d been trying…

Letting Go and Holding On – The Thin Line

First of all my plan for content on this blog is to write twice a week; Tuesday and Thursday is what I’m thinking so far, and I WILL keep to it this time. Maybe you’ll even get extra ones every now and again 😉 BUT NOW onto the subject. It’s an odd one and it’s…