THE BLOG

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

April 26, 2019

This week I took a test designed to tell me more about my creative personality.


Creative Types is based in psychology research and is the brainchild of Adobe Create, along with creative agency Anyways, a group of UK developers and designers, and writer Carolyn Gregoire...

August 6, 2018

I'll just go ahead and say it: I don't know when I last felt contented. Do you?

I live a life with many good things and people in it. I have many reasons to be grateful, to be happy, to be satisfied. But can I honestly claim to have achieved contentment? I can't. 

P...

January 2, 2018

My favourite dreams are the ones I'm yet to write.
The ones I'll tremble with nerves and anticipation to realise.
The ones that keep me awake at night, not the ones I have when I am sleeping. 


My favourite dreams are born of daring, of dizzying aspiration, of hope.
The...

October 30, 2017

Join me on a brand new 40 Days 40 Outfits challenge from 1st November!

On the face of it, 40 Days 40 Outfits may seem like just a big dress up game. But it's so much more than that, as you'll know if you've taken part (or read my blogs from the New Beginnings and ...

April 14, 2017

Isn't it strange how even when we have embraced who we are that we can still get so fixated on how we come across?

November 9, 2016

My title for this blog is sappy, I know, but it's the best summary of humanity and my approach to life that I can possibly come up with. I firmly believe that is exactly what we all are: people in need of love. And not just the romantic kind. I mean brother-to-brother,...

October 25, 2016

From 4th September to 13th October, I wore a different outfit every day as part of the 40 Days 40 Outfits challenge. What I hoped was that I would use and appreciate what I have better. I made a pledge not to buy anything new during that period - no new clothes, shoes,...