I. London Snapshots

Oct 31st- Nov 5th There’s just something about London that makes you want to visit it again and again.  This was my third trip but surely not the last, because no matter how many times you visit, there is always something new to discover. It is a city full of quirks, colours, history,  and life, […]

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London Bookshops

I just got back from a blissful week in London, and I miss this gorgeous city already. While I did visit the city multiple times, this time I wanted to fully indulge my bookish fancies and visit as many bookshops as I could…and buy loads of books in the process! By the end of the […]

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Autumn Anticipations

“And all at once, summer collapsed into fall.” -Oscar Wilde My favourite season is finally here! Even though it is still stifling hot here, I instantly get in the mood for dark books, scary films and warm cups of coffee as soon as Autumn starts. I have already started buying trench coats and cosy sweaters […]

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How can I sleep without thinking?

How many times have you laid down in your bed, staring at the streetlight patterns on your ceiling while willing yourself to sleep? How many times have you spent nights going over things you have done in the past, worrying over what might happen in the future or feeling a wave of melancholy flooding your […]

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Spring Smiles

Bad days are a part of life. What makes them worse though is how you perceive them. If you spend said days constantly grumbling and complaining, then you will definitely miss the silver lining. I admit that I’m not the best person to deal with negative situations and there are days when even my incessant […]

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Happy Bard-day William Shakespeare

April 23rd, 1564, Saint George’s day…and supposedly William Shakespeare’s birthday. The actual date is unknown, although he was baptised on April 26th, but I do find this date fitting, first because it’s also the date of his death in 1616 and secondly, I like to think that Spring welcomed the Bard in a chorus of […]

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Untangling the knots of my life

I am 26 years old, almost 27, and I’m still at a loss as to how I should move on with my life. There is this constant pressure surrounding me, forcing me to act in a certain way, whether I like it or not. It doesn’t matter if it’s from family, friends or mere acquaintances, […]

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