Love, Marilyn (And Why We Must Conquer Sadness)

Why do we always feel the need to feel inadequate? I have just finished watching what turned out to be my favourite Marilyn Monroe documentary, the 2012 feature “Love, Marilyn” directed by Liz Garbus. And as the likes of Uma Thurman and Lindsay Lohan recite the passionate and colourful words of Monroe, such as theContinue reading “Love, Marilyn (And Why We Must Conquer Sadness)”

Thought Notebook Vol 2, Issue 2 Is Out!

The submissions game has always been an interesting ride for me, from the cover letters, choosing which journal works for your writing and the rejection that happens 99% of the time. I’ve also only really began to overcome rejection and learning how to stand up and submit that poem or that short story again because IContinue reading “Thought Notebook Vol 2, Issue 2 Is Out!”

Ten Things August 2014 Has Taught Me

1. Daniel Wellington watches can solve pretty much a lot of things. 2. Overtime shifts are not that fun after you’ve had your fifth one round. 3. Buying stuff with my own hard-earned money can be a bit difficult, even when I know I need to. 4. TGIS is a godsent restaurant with killer chickenContinue reading “Ten Things August 2014 Has Taught Me”

what would you do if…

To those who follow me on social media, they’ll know that #throwbackthursday is my favourite and most used trending topic, alongside its cousins #flashbackfriday, #sentisaturday, and even the ridiculous ones like #memorymonday. Memory lane is kind of like a second home to me. I like having stories to look back on and little anecdotes toContinue reading “what would you do if…”