2017. A good year.

I wasn't quite sure how best to follow my last post, hence the recent hiatus in writing. I was reflecting on this last week while browsing through pictures on my 'phone and it struck me that while that one awful event did cast a long shadow over elements of last year, on the whole I [...]

10 reasons I love London

This week I've been taking the time to really appreciate the city I live in: this post is an ode to London.

Are you feeling lucky?

There are a few turns of phrase, which my mum repeated to us so frequently as children, they have become ingrained in my psyche and I often find myself parroting them even now, hearing her voice in my own. 'I wants don't get'; 'sometimes you have to think of others'; 'when it's gone it's gone'; [...]