All posts tagged Family

What’s the Box Series: Part 4 – Closing the Diary of a Shy Girl

Hi everyone! All set for uni? We too have been counting down the days ever since the holidays began 😉. For all those returning, are you excited to start a […]

Treviso – Ever heard of it?

Only less than thirty minutes away on the train from Venice is a charming little city hidden in the corner of Northern-eastern Italy. Treviso: a city of canals and beautiful […]

Lets Talk Girl Talk

There are some things that women and girls cannot talk about in public and in society today, it is referred to as “girl talk”. I did a quick search on […]

Venice is all I need

I took a trip down to Italy recently and relaxed in Venice for a few days. I just have one word: AMAZING. I honestly think I took about a thousand […]

What’s the Box Series: Part 2- Peeling the Second Layer: Discovering a new hobby/interest

Hello Everyone! Long time no see, eh? Hope you’re having a wonderful summer; it’s been getting hot and rainy between days and creating ultimate mood-shifters! If you’re on holiday and […]

I no longer want any labels- My Sexuality

I think from a young age we are told to have a label, to know who we are by identifying as something. For me, I had identified as Straight, then […]

The Women’s Prize Shortlist 2019

The annual Women’s Prize for Fiction was formed as a response to the lack of women authors winning literary prizes despite there being a 60:40 ratio of books written by […]

Book Review: The Red Gene by Barbara Lamplugh

“A remarkably moving novel about love, loss, and family that spans three generations and almost 80 decades” – a CUB must-read! When Rose, a young English nurse with humanitarian convictions, […]

Let Me Tell You A Story

وَلَقَدْ خَلَقْنَا الْإِنسَانَ مِن صَلْصَالٍ مِّنْ حَمَإٍ مَّسْنُونٍ وَالْجَانَّ خَلَقْنَاهُ مِن قَبْلُ مِن نَّارِ السَّمُومِ “And We did certainly create man out of clay from an altered black mud. And […]