Writings

My First Published Article!

A big baby-step yet very adulty thing has happened! Earlier this year I interviewed Miranda Roberts, the President of the Portsmouth University's Kickboxing and MMA Society. We talked about the sport itself but mainly focused on how it has improved her personal safety and other elements of her life. Whilst writing the article, I attended… Continue reading My First Published Article!

Travels

The Eden Project and Newquay

There is nothing like driving around in Australia to make you realise just how teeny the UK is. But there are some corners of our little country that still feel like the ends of the earth. Cornwall is one of those places. Train/coach travel costs a fortune and driving takes the best part of a… Continue reading The Eden Project and Newquay

Portsmouth Life, Writings

Jenny Green Teeth

For one of my first university assignments, I had to write two short stories. They had to contemporise some element of myth, setting it in the now. I chose to write about a lesser known myth called Jenny Greenteeth, which is thought to originate from Midlands. I also wrote about the much better known, Merlin.… Continue reading Jenny Green Teeth

Portsmouth Life

Sunsetting Southsea.

Today I was gripped, as I often am, by the urge to go and see something. Since I began to read Keri Smith's The Wander Society,Β I seek more than ever the fresh outdoors. One big benefit of going to university in your own city is knowing the ropes already. I know where the views are… Continue reading Sunsetting Southsea.

Lifestyle

The Next Big Adventure. (I’m going to Uni!)

Well, In answer to all those 'So what now?' questions that start creeping in after having been home a certain amount of time… I have come to a spontaneous conclusion... I'm going to University!! Don't get me wrong I've pondered it heaps and weighed many a pro and con. And after much ado I've decided… Continue reading The Next Big Adventure. (I’m going to Uni!)