My (not so positive) experience with driving

For those of you who don’t know, I have always wanted to learn how to drive from a very young age because I was obsessed with the idea of freedom and being further away from home than ‘in town’ where I was in control. My seventeenth birthday hit back in March and I was readyContinue reading “My (not so positive) experience with driving”

I’m not afraid to admit this

A little while ago, I wrote about loneliness. I focused on what it’s like to feel and be lonely and how we can push past it. I informed you that I suffer from loneliness and I feel lonely quite a lot. Unfortunately, this is still very much true. Loneliness is more than ‘not having anyContinue reading “I’m not afraid to admit this”

The Takeover – Daisy Doyle

I’ve been asked to share this. It is a fantastic piece of literature written by one of my good friends, Daisy. My head spinning; my thoughts intrusive, it resembles a tumble-dryer. An anxious layer of doubt in the pit of my stomach, heaviness seems to take over numerous points of my day. Flickering thoughts previouslyContinue reading “The Takeover – Daisy Doyle”

Exam Stress

Hello everyone, This one has been written by a kind co-writer applicant who wishes to talk about exam stress in this difficult period. Without further ado, enjoy! As many of the readers of this blog are still enrolled within education. I believe this topic is a very clear and defining part of the schooling systemContinue reading “Exam Stress”

Opportunities

I will be leaving sixth form in roughly a year and when I do so, I will need to pray that I have enough opportunities open to me for me to make a decision with what I wish to do with my life. Luckily, at this moment in time, I have enough open to meContinue reading “Opportunities”

Feedback Time

Honestly, I’ve hit this point now where I’m going to be talking about anything that has made a positive impact in my life in recent times. Today, I was given my first set of feedback about how I’m getting on in my new job. To be honest, I was a little sceptical to receive thisContinue reading “Feedback Time”

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”

Taking Time Out

Unfortunately, there will be times in life where you need to take a step back and take some time away. Sometimes it’s all just too much meaning we struggle with coping with everything that’s going on all at once. This explains why we often feel like we need to take some time away and be ourselvesContinue reading “Taking Time Out”

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”

New Challenges

There are going to be times in life where you have to face some new challenges. These could be some simple challenges such as finding a new job or some complex ones such as losing someone. Like we learned previously, the grieving process is very complex and difficult to get through but the human mindContinue reading “New Challenges”