The False First Step

June 20, 2018 5 min read

  A podcast mic Domain names Social media handles Gym memberships Books, so many books The perfect top/dress/shoes/outfit What do all of the above have in common? They’re all things that I’ve bought, but not taken action on, because I thought…

From My Body To My Self

June 13, 2018 3 min read

Thank you for the letter you wrote me. That was over a year ago now. It’s been a while since we really communicated properly. Too long – and for that, I’m sorry. I’ve always done my best for you, to be…

Photography: Cherry Blossom

May 10, 2018 1 min read

These photos are from the day our new cat, Toast, took her first steps outside into our garden since we brought her home. The weather was just gorgeous; the sun going down casts this beautiful orange haze over our garden on…

Poetry: Drive Through

April 26, 2018 1 min read

I recently became friends with the drive through The sweet anonymity of the thing I crave, passed through the small translucent square   No need for self consciousness, for hunched shoulders and crossed arms Your face is barely recognised at each…

Poetry: FULL

April 26, 2018 3 min read

***This poem was written in late 2016/early 2017 (I can’t quite remember!) when I was at the peak of my disordered eating. Things have improved since then, but I thought that sharing this expression of my experiences might help others who’ve…

199 Steps

January 25, 2018 1 min read

For Christmas, my parents surprised me with the most incredible gift – a Canon 700D camera! So, over the festive period, James and I decided to take a day trip somewhere to give it a spin! We headed to Whitby –…

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Writer, thinker, often overwhelmed. I like to talk about film, feelings and feminism. Not necessarily in that order.

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