Pride

Wow, two posts in two days? This is unheard of for me! What I really want to know today is what people think of when I say the word ‘pride’. The rainbow flags? Parades? The LGBTQ+ community? Maybe it is one of these, or maybe it’s something far smaller than this. Maybe it’s simply beingContinue reading “Pride”

A Fresh Start

Have you ever needed one of these? Ugh, me too. they’re so important. Lately, I’ve been lucky enough to receive quite a few of these. I was offered a new job and I’ve been able to get into the sixth form that I wanted to go to. For me, this was just the best newsContinue reading “A Fresh Start”

It’s all just too much

Sometimes we hit this point in life where we just think that life has just become too much for us. We often hit these points at times where we are suffering very high levels of stress as we worry that we can’t get through it. But, the human body was not designed to take inContinue reading “It’s all just too much”

Losing Someone

Whether you’ve lost an animal (pet) or a person with meaning in your life, the grieving process is very similar.  Recently, I lost a pet who was very precious in my life. His name was Jasper, you can learn more about Jasper in the following posts: My Feline Friend My Feline Friend (Part 2) AsContinue reading “Losing Someone”

End of phase 2

So far, I’ve had an incredible time at NCS. I’ve learned so many new things. I think that phase 2 has been my favourite phase because of the holiday-aspect that it had. Even though I was only a 20 minute bus journey from home, I felt as if I was finally away. I felt reallyContinue reading “End of phase 2”

Nervousness

It’s been a long day. You had an encounter today where you just suddenly felt really strange. There was a tingling sensation in your stomach and you kind of felt as if you couldn’t move. You began to tremble and words just fell out of your mouth. You were dreading what you were about toContinue reading “Nervousness”

Riverdale

Riverdale is a show on Netflix which is aimed at teens. It consists of 2 series which currently has 34 chapters. The show covers many themes which are also aimed at teenagers as they are widely recognised by the younger generation. The themes portrayed in the show could seem quite mature but you will beContinue reading “Riverdale”

Secrets 🔒

Hello again; today I will be talking about something that has a lot of meaning to me as a person. I am quite a closed person. This means that I don’t like sharing the things that are personal to me. You may think that this is normal because no one enjoys sharing their personal lifeContinue reading “Secrets 🔒”

What is it like to live with a disability?

Earlier today, I interviewed my friend who lives with Spinal Muscular Atrophy. This is a disease which affects the mortar neurone in the spinal cord, taking away the ability to eat, walk or even breathe. I asked my friend a few questions to get more information about what it is like to live with theContinue reading “What is it like to live with a disability?”

I’m lacking in self-motivation…

Don’t panic! It’s completely normal to struggle to motivate yourself even to do the simplest of things. This means that you will find it difficult to do something that you can usually do very easily. Unfortunately, this could easily be for many reasons but, it’s usually due to an event that could have occurred theContinue reading “I’m lacking in self-motivation…”