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    In praise of Autumn

    I always arrive into autumn with a sigh of relief. Temperamentally, it’s the season I’m most suited to (introverted, home bodied). It’s the homestretch of the year. I enjoy the ‘fresh start’ feeling of…

    October 17, 2016
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    On blogging

    I’ve over- written this ‘I’m back blogging’ piece, which (ironically!) perfectly encapsulates why I’ve decided to resurrect my blogging habit. From 2009-2013, I blogged pretty consistently before taking what I thought would be a…

    October 3, 2016
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    On being sick

    Today, I’m thankful that although I’m still quite sick, I’m well enough to enjoy being sick. I am thankful that I feel positive though my throat is raw and it’s impossible for my exhausted…

    September 26, 2016
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    I’m thankful that…

    I’m thankful that when I poured milk into my small, square tupperware container filled with flakes of organic oatmeal and a few anaemic currants, I instantly noticed the gelatinous, globbiness of the milk and…

    September 12, 2016
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    Enormous Eye

    In August 2015, eager to shake myself out of a writing slump, I wrote a diary of a random Saturday inspired by the Enormous Eye series. Today, exactly one year later, I’m sharing it.…

    August 15, 2016