THE BLOG

I write about life, fashion, feminism, philosophy, politics, gym terror, and shoes. This may not be a comprehensive list...

May 11, 2018

How would you feel just walking your own path. Knowing there are people walking in a different lane. Still close enough to help you, support you and walk with you.


How would you feel if you walked your own path without hesitation or doubts? Fierce and with a confident...

October 12, 2016

Sometimes I like to ask myself some big life questions. Like, why has my train been sat at Northampton station for the last 10 minutes? When will I get to Euston? Will I get lost trying to find the hotel? Will everyone else be wearing a suit? 

I never considered myself...

January 1, 2016

It's a funny thing, this new year malarkey. There we all are minding our business through October, fighting colds through November, shopping madly through December, making leftover turkey sandwiches and then BOOM! It hits you, like a sack of glitter and disappointment...

November 24, 2015

I love a good story. Adventure; the unknown; peril; heroic deeds to save the day - and of course, beasts and terrors. You know the old stylised map illustrations that came with those types of stories, with islands and rocky capes and unexplored territory. In the truly...

October 3, 2015

It's true for me that the night is when I struggle the most to quiet my mind, and the little inner voices that want to remind me of my failings. Some of them are actual; others are imagined, or circumstances beyond my control which, tinged with blame my rational mind k...

September 15, 2015

It gets used a lot. We've all said it - some sparingly, some with carefree ease. It gets shouted across streets, across rooms, casually thrown into conversation to make a point, sometimes in jest and sometimes out of spite. Other times it's just a plain old description...

August 2, 2015

Nobody warns you how completely impossible physical perfection is. The idea of perfection you learn, through observation/osmosis, is just a complete misunderstanding of reality - there is no one 'perfect'. It doesn't exist.

You may get 'lucky' genetically, and avoid pre...