Blog

My Essay Inspired This Post


Hey guys! I've been sitting here for five minutes, feeling really guilty about my lack of motivation for my blog right now, because I've just finished a draft of one of my essays that's due in May, and whenever I want to write something for fun, all I can think of is analyzing books or… Continue reading My Essay Inspired This Post

Monthly Discoveries

Monthly Discoveries: April


Hey guys! Whenever I do these posts I try to keep all the titles the same but then I forget how I format them (Like if I have it as I do now, or if I have the name of the thing I've "discovered" or not) and I'm too lazy to check how I normally… Continue reading Monthly Discoveries: April

advice, exams

Revision Tips for English Literature


Hey guys! So it's that time of year again where most of us who are in some form of education will be revising and reading for exams and assignments in the coming weeks. As an English literature student at university, I for one am no newbie to revising for English exams, and I know how… Continue reading Revision Tips for English Literature

films, reviews

Review on… Beauty and the Beast


Hey guys! I went to watch the newย Beauty and the Beastย film last week, and can I just say it is just an amazing film and the soundtrack is amazing and Dan Stevens is beautiful and I really want to watch it again. We all know the story of Belle, a young girl in a small… Continue reading Review on… Beauty and the Beast

Travels

Trip to the Isle of Wight


Hey guys! Sorry for the lack of posts recently, but last week my boyfriend and I went to the Isle of Wight for a few days, which was nice because it's really easy to get to from Winchester, and I hadn't been there in years so it was nice to have a few days away.… Continue reading Trip to the Isle of Wight

Swimming, Charity

Swimathon 2017


Hey guys! This post is really a bit of an update because, as you'll know, I have been raising money for Marie Curie and the Swimathon Foundation, and yesterday I finally swam the 2.5km I've been talking about for the past month! The swim wasn't too bad (in my last length I thought to myself… Continue reading Swimathon 2017

Blog, university

The End is Nigh


Hey guys! Don't worry too much about the title, it's nothing morbid or anything to worry about! In fact, it's the complete opposite. I am coming to the end of my second semester of my second year, then I will have a month off over April and I will be back at Uni for three… Continue reading The End is Nigh

politics

Thoughts on Article 50


Hey guys! So, unless you've been living under a rock for the past year or so, you'll be fully aware of the whole situation not only Britain is in, but the whole of the EU. See, this week Theresa May, the Prime Minister, signed Article 50 so, in short, that means Britain is now on… Continue reading Thoughts on Article 50

Charity

One Week To Go


Hey guys! I have mentioned this a few times over the past month, but in a week TODAY I am taking part in a Swimathon to raise money for Marie Curie! If you don't already know what a Swimathon is, it's basically a chance for you to swim as many lengths as possible while raising… Continue reading One Week To Go

books

Re-Reading Books


Hey guys! I'm a big book lover, and reading has always been one of my favourite pastimes. However, I'm not such a fan when it comes to re-reading a book, and I'm not entirely sure why. This isn't to say that I've never re-read any book I've ever read before, but if I do re-read… Continue reading Re-Reading Books