52 in 52

    Apple Tree Yard – Book Review

    February 14, 2017

    This is the first fiction novel in my 52 in 52 challenge and it was recommended by my good friend Laura, who was adamant that I had to add it to the list. As I very rarely get the opportunity to watch TV, I wasn’t aware this book was currently airing as a new BBC drama. However, I’m led to believe that like most cases, it doesn’t stand up to the book. It is hard…

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    I Am Malala – Book Review

    You must have been living under a rock not to have heard of … The Girl Who Was Shot In The Face By The Taliban. She filled our newspapers…

    February 9, 2017
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    This book gained fame when the film adaptation was released, starring Reese Witherspoon as the leading character Cheryl Strayed. The book is a non fiction style journal told in…

    January 28, 2017
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    The Gratitude Diaries

    The Gratitude Diaries Gratitude is the newest buzz word of choice in all the magazines and blogs. They are filled with people recounting their lives since they started including…

    January 25, 2017
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    What is Creative Nonfiction?

    Creative Nonfiction is … … True stories well told. – Lee Gutkind (Founder of Creative Nonfiction Magazine)   … also known as literary nonfiction or narrative nonfiction it is…

    January 16, 2017
  • Travel

    How To Spend 24hrs In New York

    This city has long been recognised as a magical place, filled with hope, wonder, creativity and inspiration. It has become the ultimate symbol of survival, because if you can…

    January 2, 2017
  • Motivation & Inspiration

    The Next Goal

    When I started this blog, I had a series of goals that I set myself as a way to motivate myself on a daily basis and overall I have…

    November 20, 2016