Harry Potter 20

I have a confession to make. Around twenty years ago, my sister’s friend lent her a book. My sister was about to give it back when the friend asked if I would like to read it. I opened it to the first page and read: Mr and Mrs Dursley, of number four, Privet Drive, were … Continue reading Harry Potter 20


Review: The Futures by Anna Pitoniak

On the surface, everything about this appealed to me: the beautiful cover, the blurb, the themes. I still love of all of these, and the setting was brilliant, but unfortunately I didn’t find the novel quite as compelling as I’d hoped. Part of the blurb reminded me of 500 Days of Summer, one of my … Continue reading Review: The Futures by Anna Pitoniak

Writing about not writing

I’ve been getting genuinely quite concerned about my brain recently. It doesn’t seem to produce any thought, it just receives information (and a barrage of negativity) from the Internet. Sometimes I can practically feel it frying. I really want to get back into writing again, but the truth is I have written nothing creative – … Continue reading Writing about not writing