Musings

+ What I Wish I Knew at 20

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Ten years ago I was a Cardiff university undergraduate student, loving (most) of the experiences that era afforded me. Like other young adults, I was keen to get out of academia and start living life! At the time I didn’t fully grasp the important role that education continues to play…

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+ Half Marathon Training Tips

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I’ve always enjoyed running and used to love competing at high school, but post-school most of my running has been for the bus! Earlier this year, my friend Mandy encouraged me to sign up to Royal Parks Half Marathon along with her. We had three choices: – Enter the ballot for free – Enter the…

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+ If I Won The Lottery…

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My boyfriend and I joked a while ago about what we’d do if we won the lottery. When I started to actually think about it, it took me a while for my imagination to run riot! I’ve just finished paying off my student loan (yay!) and so will be getting…

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+ 5 Susan Sontag Quotes

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It’s been a few months since I finished reading As Consciousness Is Harnessed to Flesh, a collection of Susan Sontag’s journals and notebooks from 1964 to 1980. I think I’m getting withdrawal symptoms from her unique perspective on life, and this, combined with the fact that it was her birthday…

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