Have you ever told a lie and over the years convinced yourself that this lie is in fact, true. Maybe you can even go as far as recalling very specific and particular details of the lie because you have somehow managed to successfully fool yourself to the point that even now... You're just not sure. I … Continue reading A Lesson In Self-Respect
I'm not a natural girlfriend. I am selfish, I like to do what I do, say what I say and watch what I want, without explanation or censorship. Sometimes I like to go to bed at 9pm, eat half a pound of chocolate raisins and watch 10,000 calorie challenges on YouTube. Sometimes I am tired … Continue reading The Art of Being in a Relationship
I have a love/hate relationship with social media. I could easily while away the hours, scrolling through Instagram, discovering new 'it' girls, fangirling over @pandorasykes and stalking observing the likes of Jack O'Connell, Adam Driver and other celebrities I probably (definitely) shouldn't fancy. And then you have Facebook, an absolute photo hoarders dream, bathing in the … Continue reading The Perils of Social Media
I don't like to talk about my feelings. 'I feel like you are being a dick' or 'I feel like you should stop talking' come easily enough. But real, true feelings, ones that actually mean something, ones that make a difference, those stay put. Sometimes something as simple as 'I love you' feels foreign and … Continue reading An Unsent Letter To My Father
For the past year and a half I have been cohabiting and observing the day to day idiosyncrasies of my beloved boyfriend. There are many, many things he does well, but these are not some of them... #1, Apply lip balm. No further explanation required. #2, Take their shoes off whilst intoxicated. Watching Boyfriend … Continue reading Really Awkward Things Guys Can’t Do.