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    Writing a Novel: Things I Learnt From Writing the First Draft

    I was going to show you guys my apartment today, but it’s too messy and I can’t (be bothered to) get it to a level of presentable that I’d feel comfortable sharing with you. I took the photos and everything. Then I looked at them, scrunched up my nose, and thought naahhh. So instead I’m […] Read more…

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    I May Have Lost My Mojo: 17 Articles to Help Boost Creativity

    It’s been one of those weeks where nothing seems to inspire me. I’ve had a few dud clients causing havoc with my stress and schedule, but I guess that’s one of the things you have to deal with as a freelancer! (As a sidenote, I’m working on a piece for The Huffington Post about the […] Read more…

Latest Travel Tips

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    Why You Don’t Have to be Confident to Travel

    I read something the other day – I think it was on Quora – that said only confident people could travel, quit their job, live their dreams, yaddah yaddah. It instantly made me angry because, well, I’m literally the least confident person ever. I’m socially awkward, introverted and shy, hate crowds, and am the complete […] Read more…

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    How to Take Meaningful Holiday Photos (+ Win a Trip to Lanzarote)

    Remember back in the day when you had to hustle to buy a disposal camera or two at the airport before your holiday? Then, when you got back, you’d eagerly take it in to be developed and wait to see the fruits of your labour come to life before your very eyes. It was always […] Read more…

Latest Stories and Storytelling

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    Pinterest Travel Stories: Norway

    So here’s this creative idea I had. I constantly find myself being sucked into the beautiful and quite frankly unrealistic world of Pinterest for hours on end – do you have this problem?! Once I’m in, it’s like wading through treacle to get back out, so I thought I’d put those hours of scrolling to […] Read more…

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    A Brief Guide to Barcelona in 9 Stories and Articles

    This guide to Barcelona isn’t your average guide. Instead of reeling off the ‘top ten things to do…’ or the ‘5 best places to eat…’ it will delve a little deeper into experiences that have taken place in the city. Instead of merely listing a load of things you can do there, I’ve decided to […] Read more…