Regret-Me-Not

“There should be no room in your life for regret. If in the moment of doing, you felt clarity, you felt certainty, then why feel regret later?” – Yaa Gyasi To give you all some background, I am someone who I’d refer to as a “quote hoarder,” whenever I read or hear a good quote I […]

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Playing Tourist: Shanghai – Part 2

Yes, the part 2 that I have constantly been asked for is finally here. I know it took a while, but the length of this, coupled with my schedule is a clear indication of why it did. In Part 1, I ended it off with our trip to Miracle Dynasty Fine Bone. Now, I’m starting […]

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Playing Tourist: Shanghai – Part 1

Honestly, the best big decision I’ve ever made in my life thus far was choosing Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) as my university. To say that I had an utterly boring, dull and unexciting first year would be a lie. I mean, how can you possibly complain about a first year that involved your university […]

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Playing Tourist: Dublin

Yes, Dublin! This post is brought to you by the wondrous hospitality of my Irish family. If you’re wondering, when did I get Irish roots, I’ll save you the trouble and let you know that I don’t. Or at least I think I don’t. Anyway, if you recall one of my really old posts, Playing […]

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My Not-So Annus Horribilis

Sometimes, being alone with your thoughts is one of the best things you can do. Up until today, you could not possibly convince me that 2017 was not total trash, or as Kingsley said, it was “disastrous and negative.” I hated it – absolutely hated it. I was even ready to refer to it as […]

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A Merry Little Christmas

Wow. It’s been over a year, and what a year it has been. No, I’m not going to start off with a long apology and reasons (or excuses) as to why I haven’t been here for a while, that’s an entirely different post for another time. What I am here to talk about on this […]

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What I Learned at 17

The day I turned 16, I received a birthday greeting from a cousin of mine who said that yea, 16 is great and all, but 17 is where the real stuff starts to happen. They were right. Today, I have officially entered into my 18th year, and after a whole year of being 17, it’s […]

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The Pursuit of Happiness

Hey loves! This post today is really close to my heart. If you don’t know, I’m a very happy person, or at least I try to be. But anyway, finding happiness is not the simplest thing on the planet & trust me, I know. My happiness is something that I have been on the hunt […]

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5 Things I Miss About High School

So, this morning, I was strolling through my old drafts and I noticed that I started writing this one exactly a year ago, however, I never got around to finish it, so I decided what better than to do it on the anniversary of the day that I started it. Like I said, a portion […]

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Where Should I Go For University?

Hey loves! So as you guys know, I recently completed my first year of A Levels. This means that in a year, I’ll be leaving TCI. This also means that in September, I’ll be starting the applying to universities process. However, the whole university search thing has not been as easy as tv implied. I […]

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