It was very exciting last week. It snowed! I know not everyone will find this exciting. People got stuck on motorways, the UK didn't have enough gas to heat everything, and there was a lot of concern about homeless people. You have to be reasonably privileged to be able to get excited about snow. But where… Continue reading England in the snow
One of my resolutions at the beginning of the year was to enter a short story competition, and I have just gone and done it! It was only a small one, the 1000 word challenge just requires you to write between 750 and 1000 words based on their theme. 1000 words is a pretty short… Continue reading One Resolution Down
Well, Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a lovely Christmas and New Years Eve. I am not looking forward to going back to work next week. I am just imagining the emails in my inbox! I am a bit of a fan of New Years Resolutions. I know people can be a bit cynical… Continue reading Happy New Year!
This year I have not been blogging quite as much as I would like. I tried to get myself back into it a few times but I always fizzled out. I was thinking about why this could be happening and I thought back to why I started this blog in the first place. It was… Continue reading A New Blog?
A few weeks ago J and I went on a day out to Oxford with my mum. As we were wandering around a huge bookshop I spotted a book, Why I'm no longer talking to white people about race by Reni Eddo-Lodge. I pointed it out to J. It had an interesting title, and thanks to my habit of… Continue reading What I’ve been reading #13