Words only exist in theory. And then one ordinary day you run into a word that only exists in theory and then you meet it face to face. And then that word becomes someone you know. The word becomes someone you hate. And you take that word with you everywhere you go and you can't… Continue reading #LoveThisQuote – The Inexplicable Logic of my Life
In a continuation of my quest to read more non fiction I finally got around to picking up a copy of Suggs' autobiography. Suggs, for those that don't know, is a member of the band, Madness, who are one of my favourite bands, they're just so much fun and I've always found Suggs to be… Continue reading #LoveThisQuote – That Close
What horrifies me most is the idea of being useless: well-educated, brilliantly promising, and fading out into an indifferent middle age The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath. Is it bad that Sylvia Plath is pretty much the only writer that I recognise myself in? Probably...
So I am on a mission. Well, I say a mission, I am actually on two missions and this particular post will introduce you to both of them. Firstly, I am looking to broaden my reading horizons, I have mentioned before that I want to read more non fiction, I also generally want to read… Continue reading #LoveThisQuote -Milk and Honey
Last year I decided I wanted to read more non fiction, so when I spotted Amy Poehler's book on the International Woman's Day I knew I had to have it and literally within the first few pages I made so many notes of things she'd said I couldn't not make a post about at least… Continue reading #LoveThisQuote – Yes, Please
So you know I started doing posts that aren't just book quotes to replenish my now long gone quote book? (did get a few pretty special looking ones for Christmas though...) Well, I have a new thing I heard that I liked that isn't in a book that I'm going to share with you. Strap… Continue reading #LoveThisQuote – Trapdoor
I am not one for New Year's resolutions, I never have been. Its partly because I find it hard to commit to anything and partly because I am too hard on myself if I fail, which I always inevitably do because I start having an existential crisis about whatever it is that I've set myself… Continue reading #LoveThisQuote – My Heart and Other Black Holes