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Book recommendations. Because reading is lit.

February 7, 2022
Get it? Lit. Literature. Lit. Whatever. In no particular order, here are some books I’d recommend. These books all have the very prestigious title of having received 5 stars from me on Goodreads. Disclaimer: there’s absolutely no reason to think my opinions on anything, these books included,…
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Giving up is a good thing. Everyone should do it.

February 3, 2022
Disclaimer: When I talk about giving up, I don’t mean on life. Don’t give up on life, please, for the love of all things good in the world. That’s not what I’m talking about. If you’ve arrived here because that’s what you’re looking for, this isn’t aimed at you. There’s…
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Stream of Consciousness

February 28, 2021
I haven’t written a blog post for bloody ages. 7 months, to be precise. But I want to get back on it. I love writing.In all honesty, I don’t know what this one is gonna be about. I suppose if I just keep typing, something will come out. Not necessarily…
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August 25, 2020
Let’s talk about filters. You know, those harmless things everyone seems to use nowadays. To brighten themselves up a bit! To hide a blemish! To completely change the structure of their face, to the point they long to look like this digitally altered version of themselves, someone who doesn’t even…
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It’s been a while.

June 8, 2020
I haven’t written anything on here for a while. Since last year in fact. Life was different back then. For a start, I hadn’t ever uttered the word coronavirus. I could hug my friends and family. Not that I did, I’m not a huggy person. Don’t touch me, ew. But…
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I don’t want kids. Get over it.

October 5, 2019
If you’ve ever heard any of the following: “But WHY?!” “Oh but what about when you’re old, who’s gonna look after you?!” “Well why don’t you be a surrogate then, it’s a good way of making money!” “You could always adopt!” “But then your bloodline ends!” And the classic, “oh…


May 10, 2019
When I was a kid & throughout my teenage years, I loved reading. Among my favourite reads were anything by Jacqueline Wilson, Harry Potter, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, The Famous Five, and one of my absolute favourite series of books – The Noughts & Crosses…