Career Stuff

Step Into Your Fear (and conquer the world)

Everything I've been doing recently has 1 thing in common; I've stepped above and beyond my comfort zone in order to achieve things which I never thought I could. In November last year, a couple of days before the 2 year anniversary of my Mum's death, I gave a speech to over 700 people at… Continue reading Step Into Your Fear (and conquer the world)

Personal posts

Life has just got in the way (or how to overcome bullshit excuses for not living the life you want)

It's been months since I last posted, and I don't really have a decent excuse, except to say that life has rather got in the way of things. ┬áIt's all too common for your life to get in the way of the things you want to do, which can make you incredibly miserable. There have… Continue reading Life has just got in the way (or how to overcome bullshit excuses for not living the life you want)

Personal posts

My long break, and new (me) resolutions.

I realise I haven't written anything here in a long, long time. And I am truly sorry for that, to myself more than anything else. I know not a lot of people really read this blog anyway, it was always firstly a way for me to get things off my chest and try to make… Continue reading My long break, and new (me) resolutions.

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Part 5 (The wave that pushed me under)

As I entered my third and (supposed to be) final year of university, I felt like I was doing pretty well. I had a boyfriend, lived in a nice house close to the shops, was doing pretty well in my course and thinking about what I wanted to do after uni. However truthfully, I wasn't… Continue reading Part 5 (The wave that pushed me under)

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Part 4 (London! Or running away from my problems, and why it didn’t work)

I definitely used moving to London as my escape, my new start. I thought I could be exactly who I wanted to be, and everything would be so much better than it had been. Of course, in reality that wasn't what happened. The day I moved into halls, I was terrified. I knew nobody and… Continue reading Part 4 (London! Or running away from my problems, and why it didn’t work)