I don’t know who I am

Someone asked me what my favourite colour was the other day. My first reaction was to respond with pink. But then I wondered if it was still pink. The more I thought about it, the more I realised that I don't know who I am. My Mum, if she was still with us, would tell [...]

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Free fallin’

She's a good girl. Loved her Mama. Loves family and all her friends too. She's a good girl; crazy about Taylor Swift. Loves cats and that one boy too. It's a long day; living in a small town. There's a motorway running all the way to where she wants to be. He's a bad boy [...]

Forget how life is supposed to be

Forget about all the deadlines. The early morning starts. The running for the bus. The homework due in. The nine to five. The rush rush rush. Forget about all the things you have to run around and do in the day just to end exactly where you started. Back. In. Bed. Forget about being who [...]

I wish I had met you seven years from now

I wish I had met you seven years from now. I wish I had met you when we weren't young and stupid and utterly obsessed with the drama of high school. My love for you was never the problem. You were never the question. It was the drama that surrounded us. It was the fact [...]

21 things only chronically late people will understand

1. When you tell someone you will be ready in 10 minutes, you still need to shower and wash your hair. Oh and curl it. And pick an outfit. And do your makeup. And eat something. 2. Everyday you stay in bed for an extra 30 minutes even though you know you'll have to end [...]

New Year’s Day

It's January 1st. It's a new day. It's a new month. It's a new year. You could even say it's a new me. There's glitter on my floor from last night. From when I spilt my loose eye shadow all over the floor in a rush to get ready for pre drinks. Flash forward to [...]

All too well

I woke up one day to you simultaneously ringing my doorbell and calling me on the phone. I jolted awake so confused that I started saying "hello" to a phone I hadn't even clicked answer on. Messy hair, Christmas pyjamas (yes still), red dressing gown and with only one slipper on I sprinted down the [...]