'Good friends are hard to find'

'Good friends are hard to find'
I've repeatedly heard that good friends are hard to find, but in all honesty, I don't really believe it.

I'm fortunate to have friends I hold close to my heart: some nearby, some far away, some who I talk to often, and others not enough. They're all amazing people who are important to me, and there are others I'm not close enough with to call good friends but I think they'…
Struggling to Look After Yourself at University

Struggling to Look After Yourself at University

I wrote this blog title last semester in Aberystwyth, but the post never followed. However, it's still relevant here in Brno. Yes, sometimes I'm really struggling to look after myself at uni. My mental health ca…
Why You Shouldn't Miss Out Bratislava

Why You Shouldn't Miss Out Bratislava

Prague, Vienna and Budapest are often grouped together by travellers. Three cities within great distance of each other, all with much to offer its visitors. But what about Slovakia's capital, Bratislava? It fits in…
Catching Up

Catching Up

It's been a while  since I wrote a blog post. I've given it numerous attempts over the last few months but have just ended up with jumbles of words, only to delete them or save them as drafts that I never return…
5 November Favourites

5 November Favourites

I know I'm not alone in feeling that November has been a hard month. Uni has been overwhelming and so many people I care about have gone through a particularly difficult time the last few weeks. So, I wanted to shin…
My Queerness Helped Me Love My Femininity

My Queerness Helped Me Love My Femininity

I don't remember how it felt, to not know me as I am right now. Before I ached for pretty clothes or posed with hands under chins; before time taught me to live fiercely, back when fantasies triumphed dreams. Nobody told …
Tuesday's Sky

Tuesday's Sky

It was around 6:15pm on a Tuesday. I’d finished my 4-6 workshop and had been walking down Aberystwyth's great hill twice the speed it usually takes me to walk up. My friend waved goodbye and turned left towards her …
Living in a World with FOMO

Living in a World with FOMO

FOMO, (the fear of missing out) isn't always the worst thing in the world. In the past, the very thought of missing out on something has driven me to make sure that I get those tickets, save up money for that trip, …
A Letter For Imogen - 25.08.18

A Letter For Imogen - 25.08.18

Dear Imogen, You're now 20! It's funny how we grew up in the same class, both Virgos, and yet due to you being born in August (and me in September) we're nearly a year apart in age. As a result, I think I o…