How amazing are noodles!? That is a completely rhetorical question, because if you don’t like noodles, then I’m sorry but I cannot be friends with you. Egg noodles; ramen; udon; rice noodles; vermicelli noodles… with soy sauce; peanut satay sauce; black bean sauce; hoisin sauce; curry sauce; chilli sauce… with vegetables; in soup; dry; loaded with meat;…… Continue reading Oodles of Noodles.
Having no money is a blessing in disguise. Unfortunately, any sort of savings account I had built up during my years at University got completely and utterly depleted during my final year of studying, and I came to Australia from Scotland with next to no money. It was a stupid thing to do, but it’s…… Continue reading Exploring what’s on your doorstep.
‘Ugh, I’m so depressed right now.’ ‘If this situation doesn’t work out the way I want it to I’m going to kill myself.’ “I don’t like things messy, I’m sooo OCD.’ ‘I need this new phone, I literally cannot live without it.’ ‘Why are you upset right now? You were fine a second ago, you’re so…… Continue reading We are too flimsy with words we shouldn’t use lightly.
Helllooooo again! Day NINE of the IntroToPoetry Challenge by WordPress, and today’s prompt is Landscape. We’ve also been encouraged to use apostrophe as the model (obviously not to be confused with the punctuation mark!). Come, little waves, come in from the sea, Spread out on the sand, and tickle my feet, You crash in, you flow out, you’re such a…… Continue reading Sunset
Hey guys! I’m officially more than a week through this IntroToPoetry Challenge by WordPress, and today’s prompt is Pleasure. Little pleasures make up the happiness in life, A squeeze and a cuddle as you roll over in the night; A smile that reassures you in the darkest of plights; The smell of fresh bread when you’re walking…… Continue reading Little Pleasures
Hey guys! Day 4(?) of the IntroToPoetry challenge from WordPress, and today’s prompt was Journey. Instead of taking what could have been the easy road and writing about my physical travels I’ve recently embarked on, I wanted to stay true to my blogging origins and talk about my journey of recovery. Enjoy! From a dark and twisted place she…… Continue reading A Difficult Journey
Have you ever seen La La Land? I hadn’t. Not till the other night, when I met up with a good friend of mine at Luna Park in Sydney and we snuggled under blankets and watched it together. It was beautiful. The view of the Sydney Harbour Bridge is absolutely incredible from the entrance of the park…… Continue reading Watching a magical film under the stars.