I love my little rituals, and I take them with me wherever I go. Whether I'm taking a short hour-long trip on the train or a 5 hour car journey, I'll always carry my essential items with me. So, here's a brief list of what I can't leave behind when I venture: A Camera I… Continue reading My Travel Essentials
Fucking spots. I have battled and battled with blackheads, dry skin, oily areas and cystic acne since I was about 13 years old and I'd love for this post to be about how I overcame my problems or to offer cures and solutions for acne-prone skin but it's not. I always wanted to be the… Continue reading How I am accepting my difficult skin.
Couples stand like kings and queens on the waters’ edge, Gripping each other’s hands desperately like roller-coaster bars. They breathe in the tide and spit it back, They didn’t expect love to feel like that. It doesn’t feel nasty, it’s just so intense, A concentrated feeling that doesn’t make sense. As every wave gets stronger,… Continue reading Sea-Salt Soulmates: A Poem
The art world is one that reeks of freedom, expression, no boundaries and no rules. Art lessons weren't like Maths or English Language; there were no rules or formulas to follow as you experimented with shape, form and colour as you pleased. To say there is a right or wrong way to practice your art… Continue reading 5 Things to get into the habit of if you’re serious about your art.
This year has already had it's tribulations, and it's only the 4th month! However this year has also had amazing memories with brilliant people, and so I would like to share with you the Pros and Cons of my 2017, shall we say. I kind of just want to get more personal with myself, steering away… Continue reading A Post About Slowly Learning About Myself And The World Around Me
In Creative Knots. So, this year has been very testing for me in terms of creativity, and I've found myself becoming extremely frustrated with the lack of ideas that I have been having for new pieces and have been putting myself under a lot of pressure to begin a new project. I kept saying to… Continue reading Drawings I’ve Done in 2017 And How I Aim To Improve.
"It's political correctness gone mad!" I heard people exclaim as I squeezed past them on the cramped street corner. Fists were being thrown, globules of spit were flying through the air and faces went from red to purple as the group verbally welted each other. "This football team is better than that one, this country's… Continue reading The Most Effective Ways to Make Your Voice Heard.