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I'm just an average teenager who spends too much time daydreaming. I also love reading and have a passion for creative writing which is why I am an aspiring author.

Instant Gratification

Instant Gratification The immediate fulfillment that follows an action/accomplishment. If you haven’t already suffered from the desire to be instantly gratified by something, I’m sure you will someday. I have, and although I often hated to admit it, I don’t think there’s actually anything wrong with wanting to feel immediately fulfilled. However, as most successful…

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My ’30 before 30′ List

After graduating over a month ago, it would seem that I’ve reached a weird crossroads in life. I’m a twenty-one year old who has never been out of education since the age of five. So, I would be lying if I said I wasn’t struggling to adapt to this new kind of normal. Therefore, in…

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A Millennial’s Guide To Success

I’ve always had an extensive list of fears, the mundane and the downright ridiculous. However, I’ve recently found myself reflecting upon them. If someone asked me what I was most fearful of years ago, I wouldn’t tell them the truth. I would shrug, probably say ‘snakes’ and then not mention it again. But that would…

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Dear reader, On July 19th 2018, I graduated with a first class BA in English Studies with Creative Writing. The build up to university was challenging, and there were times during my first year that I wanted to quit, but I didn’t. I pushed through, and despite all of the stress (including essay writing on…

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~ Rome & Florence ~ In June of this year, I left England behind for a trip to Italy – a country I had planned to visit for years. During my time there, I had the chance to visit Rome and Florence, which albeit known to be tourist destinations, didn’t disappoint. Here are just a…

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A New Beginning

Exactly 4 years and 1 day ago, I embarked on my blogging journey for the first time. I’d always wanted to share my writing with the world, and a blog seemed like the perfect outlet in which to do it.¬†Since then, I’ve completed college, left my teenage years behind, and graduated from university.¬† I don’t…

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