• The Disconnect with Modern Day Feminism
    Despite being a young woman who strongly believes in equal opportunities and fair treatment, I do not personally associate with the current feminist movement. I’m also aware that it has become a lot less popular in recent years, with some people totally opposed. One of the historical documentaries I watched not all that long ago…
  • Practising Self-Care and Forming Habits
    As a young adult now living away from family, I find myself in a situation of greater responsibility for myself than I have before. This has lead me to explore various ways in which I can take care of myself on a regular basis and maintain strength of mind and body. Having suffered with mental…
  • The Influence of Technology on Communication
    As I was recently reflecting on the lockdown period of the coronavirus pandemic, I wondered how different our experiences would have been without connection through use of technology. This has lead me to a relaxed exploration of some of the influences technology has had over the way we, as individuals, communicate. I aim to focus…
  • Encouraging Discussion not Debate
    As a young child, I remember it being joked that I would be a great debater in the future due to my habit of persisting in arguments. And creating them in the first place. I enjoy having conversations about complex and often difficult subjects but now, as an adult, have no desire to participate in…
  • Moving Out of the Family Home
    In order to study at Bristol UWE this September (2020), I had planned to move out of the family home to live in Bristol. Before this, I had never lived away from home before and knew it would be an interesting experience, but also a relatable one as it’s something everyone goes through at some…
  • 5 Necessary Environmental Documentaries to Watch
    As a collective, we must protect and care for our environment, especially as climate change becomes increasingly problematic. The responsibility is ours, and with so much available information, there are no excuses. I’ve put together a small list of documentaries that provide an insight into some of the issues we face. In terms of subject…
  • The Effects of Cancel Culture
    Through many conversations with family and friends, I feel compelled to discuss the topic of “cancel culture” here on my blog. Its growth in popularity has lead to a number of effects which could be seen as harmful and toxic. Created by use of social media, it has had significant impact and I aim to…
  • Taking a Gap Year Before Going to University
    I will be starting my Media Production course at Bristol UWE in September (2020) after taking what’s commonly referred to as a gap year. This decision wasn’t something I had quite intended and so feel it beneficial to share my personal experience. I would also like to discuss how gap years don’t have to be,…