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Busy Bee 🐝

Sorry I’ve been so quiet. I was made redundant at the end of September although I was on gardening leave since June. I then had

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Gluten

So a couple of years ago… I had a sudden scare where I believed I had bowel cancer. I wasn’t a hypochondriac. There were actual

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Dissertation Confirmed

I finally have a topic for my dissertation! I’m pretty glad because I was really struggling. After multiple meetings, my supervisor Tim who is also

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Dissertation Topics!!!

I’ve never written a dissertation before because covid… so I’m really struggling to find a topic. I have to get a move on because this

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Today I found…

So for the past week… I have been decluttering and cleaning… wait for it… my bedroom. Now, I have to be honest. It was a

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Quiet As A Mouse 🐁 🧀

I’ve been so quiet recently because I’m in the final term of University and I’m supposed to be doing my Creative Dissertation. But, I’m also

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BIG NEWS!

So… a few weeks ago, I applied for some funding through university. It was Freelance Funding where I along with many other talented individuals was

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London Bridge Has Fallen Down

London Bridge has fallen down… that was the news today. Our beloved Queen Elizabeth ll has passed away. That was the shocking, unexpected yet not

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Work Work Work

So as you probably already know… I finally finished my first draft of my children’s book. Apparently… I can’t shut up about it. I’m finally

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Counting & Cracking

Today I went to the theatre and watched a play for the first time since last year! I have to admit this is the first

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It’s Halal!

I think I first came across It’s Halal on LinkedIn. I’m not sure if the owner followed me or whether it popped up in my

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Boob Issues

Personal Story Time! I wasn’t planning on sharing this but I figure I have nothing to lose. About a year ago, maybe just under a

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Scripts & Screens

My current university module is about writing for screen. So essentially I’m having to write a 30 minute script which is approximately around 30 pages.The

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Final Draft

This semester I’m turning one of my WIPs (Works In Progress) into a script for either TV or Film.I picked this particular piece as I

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Roe vs Wade

Last week the US Supreme Court overturned Roe vs Wade which means states now have the power to make abortion illegal. Now, although this decision

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Uni Is Hard

Uni is a lot harder this year… Im not sure if its due to my rubbish health or the fact there are only two students.

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Screen Writing

This semester I only have one teacher who is teaching us HOW to write for screen and tease out characters.I’m really enjoying this module because

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Hackers

So on Sunday 22nd of May, my personal Instagram account was hacked. I have no idea why it was hacked but they uploaded a video

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Graduation

Today I officially graduated. Technically, I actually graduated in 2020 but the ceremony just happened today. I couldn’t sleep at all last night so I

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Deadlines Always Looming

Today… I finally handed in a piece I began working on over a year ago. This piece was originally meant to be handed in during

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Drawing Isn’t Easy

Yesterday, I had my class on graphic design for my course and I was the only student. So it was very much a 1-2-1 class.

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Published Author

Why oh why, do I have imposter syndrome? 😫 My third book was just released. Exciting! 😀😃😄 It’s another poetry book but I feel so

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Confused.com

Not the website 😂 So uni this semester is different. There are only two of us in class (students) but we do a module on

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Happy New Year

Just a quick message to say Happy New Year. Last year I had a pretty good year. It was a revelation. I grew older and

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Imposter Syndrome?

Today is a good day. Not only is my newest book officially available to purchase on a variety of different websites, but, I’ve also finalised

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Writing and Reading Slump

I’m not sure what’s going on with me. Maybe it has something to do with the time of year and seasonal depression but I’m struggling.

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Music To My Words

Hi everyone, sorry I’ve been MIA. Unfortunately, my surgical recovery is taking longer than expected so I’m unable to write. I just wanted to update

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Back to School

So this week, I went back to University. As in the actual building, with other students and a lecturer. Now, I was a bit nervous

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Technical Difficulties

Hi Everyone, sorry I don’t mean to bombard you with emails but I noticed that for some reason all the posts I’ve uploaded this month

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Hate Mail?

So today I guess I received my first piece of hate mail although it was in the form of a private message on Facebook 🤣

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First Term of University

I started university a couple of weeks after term had started. And so, I actually missed some vital lectures concerning the assignments. This was because

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My favourite time of year!

For most people, their favourite time of year is one where they get presents. Usually their birthday or Christmas, anniversaries ect. For me, for as

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Writers Block

I’ve always heard the term writers block. But honestly what exactly is writers block? The Cambridge dictionary defines it as ‘The condition of being unable

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Writing Crime

Through the course of my current degree I was focused on writing crime. This is because I love reading and watching crime. I have a

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Happiness Shrouded in Tragedy

‘Mr Sampson, I just need your credit card to validate payment for the room. Just to confirm, you have the Oceanview Penthouse Suite for one

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