There’s nothing like a visit to a garden centre on a hot sunny day. I got myself a new notepad and some plum wine (very naughty I know) alongside my mum getting some gardening gear, plants and mead. I encouraged that hehe, as well as some nice bacon and sausages for a mini British breakfast. Yep,… Continue reading Plants and Fountains
I treated myself to a book yesterday called “The Book of English Magic” by Philip Car-Gomm and Richard Heygate. I wandered into Waterstones and saw it sitting there with a little bit of elegance under the Spirituality section. It was further reading on my personal research into British history. I don’t know about anyone else… Continue reading English Magic
I neglected quite a few things when getting home from work the last couple of days. ALL because I found myself absolutely obsessed with a new story I found online. I love reading indie online stories as well as published books. But for both, I find that once I find that rare gem where someone… Continue reading Engrossed
This is a style of art I doodled on my books at school and onward before I even knew it had a name. I saw a poster of the style hung up in the art classroom during my observation experience. I almost gasped when I saw the style matched what I draw to relax. There’s… Continue reading Zentangle
Yep something very peculiar happened yesterday. I was still letting it sink in so I didn’t write anything about it until now. I have to because I’m pretty sure I’m going to look back on this and laugh. During my teacher application I was considering the subject English as well as Art and Design as… Continue reading Strange Turn of Events
This was a creature I was introduced to during my final year of university – 2014. I was stumped for an idea to be green lit by my tutors and everything I tried just didn’t seem to cut it. Then when speaking to my flatmate (on the topic of story ideas) I opened up my… Continue reading Barometz – Sheep born from Plants
I tend to pace, talk out loud and bounce if I’m sitting down. More often than not I’m confident I’ll make a good answer because I do research and channel my energies. It feels great when I’m thinking like that because it’s active and I feel alive. At the same time it can be frustrating when… Continue reading What do you do when your mind is reeling?