An Open Letter to 2019

Dear 2019, It’s a pleasure to make your acquaintance. It seems that many have been eagerly awaiting your arrival, throwing countdown parties and setting off fireworks in celebration of you. The hope that you inspire and the joy you bring to so many people truly is a wonderful thing to behold, but I just have one question for you. Are you really that special? Okay, … Continue reading An Open Letter to 2019

An Introvert’s Guide to Christmas Parties

The twinkling lights are shining on the front of houses, the trees have been put up and decorated, and carols have once again been added to shopping centre music playlists. That’s right, it’s Christmas time and we all know what that means: party season. For those of us who may err on the side of introversion, the month of December can become an onslaught of … Continue reading An Introvert’s Guide to Christmas Parties

“What Do You Want To Do?”

“So… what do you want to do with your life?” I have been asked numerous variations of this question over the course of my existence, more so now as I near the completion of my university degree. “Where do you see yourself going?” … “Have you got any jobs lined up?” … “What are you going to do now that it’s almost over?” These questions … Continue reading “What Do You Want To Do?”

81 Thoughts I Had While Watching The 90th Oscars

I have always wanted to watch The Oscars. In the past I had never really had the time to sit through a prolonged award ceremony, the exception being my high school academic award presentations which went on FOREVER. This year was different though; I had a day free and decided it was time to indulge in a little Oscars frivolity. So, here are three and … Continue reading 81 Thoughts I Had While Watching The 90th Oscars

The Foodies That Flood Your Feed

Social media has turned us all into an oxymoron; we have slipped into a stupor of laziness while also being far more active than one might think. The act of Instagramming your food has become a spectator sport; each profile a different competitor in the game, vying for the title of “Most Tantalising Image”. On the side lines are the spectators scrolling through their feed … Continue reading The Foodies That Flood Your Feed