The Pits of 2018: BLOGNY 2018

Every night we sit down for dinner and play ‘peaks and pits’ which is where we share the worst and best part of our day. The only rules are that you have to start with your lowlights (to end on a high) and the pits cannot outweigh the peaks. Guess we love happiness. But I…

Not Quite July: On being 21

I am 21 now and I can feel myself settling so comfortably into this age. It’s been a long time since eighteen. That was the year where I learnt how to feel like I was on fire. The whole world was electrically charged and I couldn’t touch anything without some flame sparking up. I was…

On: Being Recognisable (thoughts from the bus)

Today I turned around in my lecture to hand a fallen piece of paper back to a girl with a familiar face. I recognised her instantly. She’s the sweet, brown haired girl who works with my friend; I’ve heard her name, I’ve seen her Facebook and I know far more stories about her than she…