I'm passionate about the written word and how the most basic of things - language - can be constructed and manipulated into something that is ultimately more beautiful and has the ability to bring untold pleasure to whoever is reading it.
It feels like an absolute lifetime since we all enjoyed a Covid-free life. No matter which way you turn you're faced with the consequences of the ongoing global pandemic. It has affected everything from the way in which we interact with our fellow humans to the way that we buy our weekly groceries. Nothing is… Continue reading Coping with Covid fatigue
Image source: Twitter.com/emilyrclays The world is a strange place at the moment. Anyone heading to Tesco this morning could easily be forgiven for thinking that it was Christmas Eve, given how busy it was. I went at 7.30am and the car park was rammed full. Shoppers were already loading their vehicles with what looked like… Continue reading Thoughts on panic-buying
Pixels is an app for your phone that takes the basic premise of an old fashioned diary and reimagines it for the modern age. In it's most simple form it's a daily mood tracker. But take a little time to delve deeper into what the app has to offer and you'll find a fully fledged peronal diary application with detailed mood and feelings analysis at it's core.
I read a great blog post by the always fabulous Charlotte Underwood last week which centred around her time on social media and her experience when she chose to cut certain platforms out of her life. It's a great read and I recommend you check it out when you have a moment. It certainly got… Continue reading My experiences with social media
I was incredibly fortunate the other week to receive an invitation from Channel 5 to come to London and meet with Paul Osbourne - the new Creative Director of the forthcoming Celebrity Big Brother series, as well as returning Executive Editor Tamsin Dodgson. I've been lucky enough over the past couple of years to also… Continue reading Meeting Big Brother