this continues to surprise me

i suffer (i sUfFeR) with depression and i am a writer. i am a writer who likes to share their work and sometimes that can become draining causing burnout – sharing on social media, updating a blog, Patreon posts, readings, sending subs out to publications etc. if you’re a writer who likes to share their … Continue reading this continues to surprise me

Experiencing depression as a teenager

When I moved from primary school to secondary and was required to wear a blazer as part of the uniform, my mum purchased a blazer that was oversized and would last. Which meant by the time I was 13 or 14, and hitting puberty, it fitted a little snug. This was a common snag with … Continue reading Experiencing depression as a teenager

Book Review. Santorini set A Terrible Beauty by Tasha Alexander.

I read one book by Tasha Alexander, which I loved and so I borrowed A Terrible Beauty before lockdown from my library. It is an odd read. It isn’t a high-octane thriller. It has intrigue, crime and mystery – a dead man comes back to life! I feel like the emotional depth of the story … Continue reading Book Review. Santorini set A Terrible Beauty by Tasha Alexander.

Book Review. Re-Reading Bad Girls by Jacqueline Wilson.

What else do you do at 3 o’ clock in the morning, when you can’t sleep? Read childhood favourites, oc. It is no exaggeration to say I read Jacqueline Wilson over and over again when I was a child. I don’t think Bad Girls was one of my favourites, but close. I remembered everything in … Continue reading Book Review. Re-Reading Bad Girls by Jacqueline Wilson.