Travelling Tips for the Best Holiday

I’ve just returned from my second holiday of the year, this time to the beautiful island of St Lucia (travel page coming soon). During my holiday, I realised that I have grown as a traveller over the last two years and I wanted to share some hints and tips that I’ve learnt. Tip 1: CreateContinue reading “Travelling Tips for the Best Holiday”

The Fourth Wall

Recently, I went to see the wonderful comedy As you like it by William Shakespeare. Throughout the play, I was shocked to see so many interactions between the audience and the actors, completely destroying the fourth wall. The metaphorical wall that stands between the actors and audience, the wall that inhibits the actors from steppingContinue reading “The Fourth Wall”

Well Behaved Women Seldom Make History

I was recently given a key chain with this quote on it, and was told by mutiple people that the key chain fits with my personality. This gave me the opportunity to think about it sincerely and to wonder whether or not it does in fact a) describe me, and b) whether or not theContinue reading “Well Behaved Women Seldom Make History”

Book Review: The Glass Palace

A book of such epic proportions is one that is rarely executed, which is why this tremendous task took Amitav Ghosh 5 years to complete. The Glass Palace is a novel that follows the transformation of a nation from Burma to Myanmar. It follows the lives of two characters and their descendants as they navigateContinue reading “Book Review: The Glass Palace”