Shallow Media

In 2012, I started writing a novel. Despite this being the year when my entire world was crumbing all around me, it was actually a Thelma and Louise type of adventure, with as much comedy as I could muster.  Then, shit happened. A month ago, I came across some of the chapters on an old…

University Admission for the A Level’less

There has been lots of talk on the news over the last few days about A-Level and University education. Changes to the system are seeing the caps lifted for entrance into university and more students are able to access the courses of their choice, even if they have not achieved the required A Level results which were…

Thoughts of Therapy

Counselling is often considered self indulgent attention seeking but I don’t agree.  We think nothing of seeking medical advice to heal our physical bodies; surely we should take as much care with our emotional well-being.  Admitting that I needed help is probably one of the best things I ever did and I feel no shame…