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”

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”

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…”