All posts tagged Family

Trying to Process Grief

Content Warning: Themes of death and grief in this article. Language may be distressing for some Earlier this month I paid a visit to my grandmother’s grave for the first […]

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, […]