I love animals and beauty, so the inspiration to use those things is pretty much never ending. As an artist, it's easy to end up repeating yourself and using the same techniques or subjects over and over (this doesn't just apply to drawing or painting, it's a hole I've fell into with writing too) [...]
I'm a tactile person. I'm a scent lover. I enjoy meditative activities. These are some of the reasons why I love beauty, skincare and makeup. Put me in the middle of Sephora and I'll happily weave my way through, dabbing silky serums, creamy moisturisers and balmy salves on the back of my hands. I smell [...]
Writing a blog can get messy. Possible subjects for this post could easily include grief, memory, family, parties, things lost and found. Possible alternative titles for this post include the following: How to turn a blog about books into a blog about death, or more cheerfully, I'm just wild about books and 2018 will be [...]
2017 has been a lot of things. On a global and personal scale: overwhelming, challenging, harrowing. There have also been truly good things. We measure out one year on the calendar and give meaning to the passage of time. It's always swings and roundabouts. I'd like to talk about one of the things I enjoyed [...]
Yesterday was the first time in thirty days that I didn't write, and it felt weird.