July: Monthly Write-Up!

I hope you’ve all had a wonderful July, I know I certainly have! As I’ve been getting up to quite a lot this month, I thought I’d take the time to look back and fill you in on some of my favourite moments. 4th July: My Birthday Starting the month off with a bang (literallyContinue reading “July: Monthly Write-Up!”

The Secret Garden: Book Review

Image: http://www.cristinacolli.com On World Book day, I wrote about two books that have shaped my life. Today I wanted to review something that I am currently reading; The Secret Garden written by Frances Hodgson Burnett and published in 1911! Why Did I Decide To Read It? A while ago I was incredibly lucky to beContinue reading “The Secret Garden: Book Review”

Old Journal Entries

I hope you’re all having a happy Easter if you’re celebrating. Today I was looking through some old journal entries on my laptop and found some things I couldn’t help but share. The quotes below really range in terms of time frame. All are from 2014 onwards and were written at separate times. I wasContinue reading “Old Journal Entries”

Art Therapy

I want to share some of my paintings with you. I find painting really freeing. Sometimes when I’m feeling the stress of life or want to indulge my inner child; I take myself out of the way, shut out the world, play some music and allow myself to paint. Who cares whether it’s any “good”Continue reading “Art Therapy”

A Year of Poetry

Since my poetry baby Rhymes & Records turned one in January, I thought it only appropriate to commemorate this wondrous occasion in a blog post, reflecting on the year we’ve had and thanking some of the people who have been involved along the way. For those of you who don’t know: Rhymes & Records isContinue reading “A Year of Poetry”

Find Your Voice

A 10 week programme exploring poetry & spoken word Have you always wanted to write poetry? Together we will explore writing techniques, play around with performance styles, cover some of the more common mistakes made by artists and look at professional practise; giving you the tools needed to take your writing to the next level!Continue reading “Find Your Voice”


“This isn’t a collection of my best work, or a collection of poems I spent the most time on, or even a collection of poems dedicated to the people I love the most. This is a collection of work created for people I had just met. Each poem I wrote in 10 minutes, typed franticallyContinue reading “I wrote ONE HUNDRED love poems for STRANGERS: THIS IS WHAT I LEARNED”