let me set the scene

It's around five on Friday. It's tipping it down outside and I don't have a coat or umbrella so I'm stuck in Cafe Nero with my essay until it stops. I've been here for about an hour and a half. One flat white and a bottle of coke later I'm 3052 words into my essay [...]

Leeds, city of illumination

I love Leeds. Everyday I find out something new, some hidden gem that makes me want to explore this beautiful city even more. Coming from a country background, I still find it surreal that buses are frequent, I can get a takeaway delivered and of course that there is 4G. City life is something I can [...]


       Two weekends ago I was lucky enough to review Yorkshire Dance's Juncture Festival as part of the young blogger's scheme. Not only was the prospect of seeing dance and art not readily available in Leeds appealing, but the free tickets and ability to have my reviews published was very attractive. Here are the links to my [...]

Today is a sunny day.

It's amazing how a good mood can lift your day. Whenever I feel overwhelmingly positive I wish I could bottle it up and use it whenever I feel angry, sad or frustrated. Adding to my good mood is the fact that assessments are basically over for this half term (apart from an essay draft to [...]