Birthday commiserations

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On Tuesday, I will be turning 25. It’s hard to believe, but it’s been a whole year since I turned 24. Until now, I’ve wished away the years in a bid to seem older and wiser than I am. I think it’s a combination of a teenage-me wanting to date the older boys, and compensating […]

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Sometimes I make myself sick.

Sometimes, not all the time, I make myself sick. Not physically sick. Internally sick. Did you open this with a morbid intrigue that I might declare a long-standing battle with an eating disorder? Firstly, shame on you. And secondly, great clickbaiting – am I right? I’m what some people might define as “weird“. Not weird […]

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A Social Media Exposé

For the past three years, I’ve found myself working in the deceptively unglamorous world of social media. For those of you too old to tech, too hipster to acknowledge popular culture or living in an Amish community (what are you doing reading my blog?) – yes, social media management is an actual career and a very necessary […]

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Life on ice.

I come from a family divided by tradition and progression. On my mother’s side I was born into convention; to find a deserving husband and start a family. On my father’s side, I was taught by my Grandmother to challenge stereotypes in a society steeped in expectation. Mum, I’m sorry if you’re reading this, but […]

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