Coming-of-age; the genre of awkward moments, “firsts” and rebellion. It’s my favourite genre of film. Some would suggest it holds this position because of that “relatable” factor but let’s be serious, most of us only dream of the scenes from the teenage parties and road trips that are portrayed on the big screen. However there’s… Continue reading “It feels like, feels like I’m coming of age”
Is there anything sadder than writing a blog post about Valentine’s day? Yes. You could write a blog post about Valentine’s day wearing a t-shirt that says ‘I ❤ ME’ while listening to Spotify’s Independent Ladies playlist. Not that I’m doing that right now. Things weren’t always like this. As a child, I adored Valentine’s… Continue reading P.S. I love me
In recent years, the modern day twist on fairy tales has become quite popular with the likes of A Cinderella Story, Hoodwinked and Once Upon a Time. Yet Irish myths have yet to be updated. That is until now. I have taken it upon myself to write perhaps the most Irish post that will ever… Continue reading A load of bollox
There is something about things with exceptionally long titles; books, films, songs. It’s as if the writers just couldn’t contain their excitement and squashed as many words as possible into the title. Perhaps they also appeal to me due to my lazy nature. I’m not even required to turn over a book to read the… Continue reading Longer titles than this one
My first post of 2017 is about Tinder. I’ve passed all feelings of shame. Tinder is great craic, why not embrace it? Okay so there’s the whole “you’re judging someone on how they look in a few photos” but this simply isn’t true. I’m judging them on their looks AND their bio AND their spotify.… Continue reading Tinderellas & Tinderfellas
Surprise, bitch. I bet you thought you’d seen the last of me. Sorry but the meme was necessary. The madness of sixth year life has prevented me from writing since summer. There’s been study, the sesh and of course…debating. Yes, I’m an avid debater. It has given me the opportunity to practice for my dream… Continue reading Surprise, bitch.
Inspired by my English teacher, I started a mission at the beginning of Summer to learn a new word everyday and add it to my lil scrapbook dictionary. It’s nearing the end of Summer and I can proudly say…I only have six words in my dictionary…oops. Alas, I will share those precious six pages that… Continue reading My lil scrapbook dictionary