Poem – I Will Remember

Entangled in a web of grief, Spiralling out of control. Swig a bottle of cyanide, should I? To let the pain mellow?   I couldn’t bear to bring myself, To meet such ill a fate. Instead I took a sip once more, Of lemon and ginger ale.   I sip and reminisce,  Of how lifeContinue reading “Poem – I Will Remember”

Have You Ever Been Afraid To Give Something Like This A Try?

Having embarked on my audio journey last winter in the form of a 10 week course with Reprezent radio, a youth-led community radio station here in London, as a result, I developed a bit of a love affair with making radio shows. Whether it was good audio content is questionable but nevertheless I enjoyed makingContinue reading “Have You Ever Been Afraid To Give Something Like This A Try?”

B*tch Stole My Work

“It’s fine though, I changed the font so it’s mine now”.    What would be worse, pitching article ideas  to a magazine company only to have them reject you and for you later to find out that they’ve posted pieces online which obviously spawned from your very original idea?  Or having the magazine agree toContinue reading “B*tch Stole My Work”

Why Are We So Messy?

If you’re a messy son of a b*tch like me then you should be shouting that fact from the rooftops, hilltops and every other kind of top out there. Wear your messiness like a medal of honour my friend. Let me tell for you why: 1. It boosts your immune system Yes mouldy pots andContinue reading “Why Are We So Messy?”

Quantity Over Quality

I wouldn’t blame you for thinking I’d somehow dropped off the face of the Earth in the last month or so. Eating copious amounts of junk food while watching documentaries on how paintbrushes and heavy-duty bin bags are made has that effect on you. You just drift away from life’s priorities like a plank ofContinue reading “Quantity Over Quality”

Poem: Winter

Crimson embers of fire crackle, Beneath the pale moon light. The stars they twinkle like tiny freckles, Upon the face of the night.   The sun awakens, from its slumbers, Naked vegetation shivers with delight. For they are scarce, they’re few in number, Desperate for the light.   The season sets a spell of slumber,Continue reading “Poem: Winter”

The Best Worst Halloween Costumes

Halloween is arguably one of the more ‘fun’ holidays of the year, when else do you have an excuse to dress up as giant genitalia or……… A Venus Fly Trap Escapade certainly haven’t left any out any costume of the imagination as it proudly displays the purchasable plant + pot duo online. (Image courtesy ofContinue reading “The Best Worst Halloween Costumes”

My Goal To learn Aerial Silks

Most people pick up a hobby like going swimming or painting at weekends, I’ve decided to pack all that in and run away to the circus.  Not literally but……physically. In the form of ‘aerial silks’. For anyone who is none the wiser as to what this mysterious terms refers to, let me enlighten you. It’sContinue reading “My Goal To learn Aerial Silks”

5 Overrated Creative Jobs (Plus Alternatives)

Travel Writer: picture sipping martini’s on the coast of Mexico, you do the odd bit of typing up here and there but all in all the job is a doss about. Most of your time is spent chatting up the coastguard and asking locals where the best restaurants are. Or do you? Perhaps instead you’reContinue reading “5 Overrated Creative Jobs (Plus Alternatives)”

Places In London To Chat To Other Creatives.

Such a big city with big opportunities to get creative. So what places do I know of which offer just this: 1) The Southbank Centre – home to festivals, dance, comedy shows and exhibitions. You’re guaranteed to get those creative juices flowing at the centre. With wide open spaces you can meet with others forContinue reading “Places In London To Chat To Other Creatives.”

The Bookworm In All Of Us

7 top books to unleash your creative potential For alot of the time, being creative means being resilient. Baring your soul to the world can lead to many highs and lows. For this reason I have a few books up my sleeve which may help see you through any situation. In addition to some lighterContinue reading “The Bookworm In All Of Us”

5 Creatively Inspiring Places

That dreaded moment has arrived, you’ve hit a mental block, creative juices have well and truly ceased to flow. You are however, now salivating about what you’re going to have for tea and not what your next big project will be. Oh dear, what should you do ( I can’t answer that) and where shouldContinue reading “5 Creatively Inspiring Places”