Reconnecting with the world

I have been on WordPress now for about a week I think, and due to my present fairly free and open schedule I have been able to spend a lot of time exploring the site and reading through different peoples blog posts and pages. It’s been amazing, eye-opening and reassuring to read about peoples different…… Continue reading Reconnecting with the world



Elon Musk, SpaceX and travelling to Mars

Last night Ru and I lay on the sofa in my lounge watching Elon Musk deliver his keynote speech at the International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara Mexico. Outside the night sky was filled with stars, their light reaching us from unimaginable distances; and the moon was just poking out from behind a passing cloud. Although…… Continue reading Elon Musk, SpaceX and travelling to Mars

On Mental Health

Some truths about paranoid schizophrenia

The title to this entry indicates that I believe there is some mysterious underlying truth beneath the label and psychiatric diagnosis of schizophrenia; something which is not commonly known, and which exists beyond traditional understanding. I would imagine that if you are interested in conspiracy theories at all your ears may have pricked up at…… Continue reading Some truths about paranoid schizophrenia


The Gollancz Festival 2016- a first taste of the literary “scene.”

My boyfriend and I (the dedicated and enterprising writers that we are) got up at 6am on a Saturday morning, left my flat with bleary eyes and made our way up to Foyles book store on Charring Cross Road for The Gollancz Festival 2016. I have to admit it- he was more excited than I…… Continue reading The Gollancz Festival 2016- a first taste of the literary “scene.”