Book review: The C Word by Lisa Lynch

'Carrie Bradshaw fell in Dior, I fell in Debenhams. It was May 2008, and it was spectacular. Uncomfortable heels + slippy floor + head turned by a cocktail dress = thwack. Arms stretched overhead, teeth cracking on floor tiles, chest and knees breaking the fall. It was theatrical, exaggerated, a perfect 6.0. And it was …

Book Review: Lie After Lie by Lara Bricker

Hello everyone, So Lawrence O'Bryan guest blogged on my blog. He's a thriller writer and you can find him on his own blog here. Don't take my word for it, go and see it for yourself. Moving on to the book review. Why did I buy this book? I'll be honest, I wanted to do …

Prince’s Trust: Day 53 (Friday 16th June 2017)

Hey everybody, Finally, the last day of The Prince's Trust Team Programme. What a 12 weeks it has been! Ladies and Gentlemen, I am knackered. However, I am excited about the next thing which happens to be another programme called 'Foot In The Door'. The launch was on Monday 19th June. Hopefully, it will help …

Prince’s Trust: Day 52 (Thursday 15th June 2017)

Hey everybody, The penultimate day began with showing family members my speech at the presentation. Later, I joined the rest of the team at one of the college's, but got lost looking for them because I went to the wrong one. Whoops. When I arrived at the right one, I had to do the Maths …

Prince’s Trust: Day 50 (Tuesday 13th June 2017); Day 51 (Wednesday 14th June 2017)

Hey everybody, As both days concern the same thing, I thought it would be best if I wrote about them on the same blog post. On Tuesday, we spent the entire day rehearsing our speeches and a practicing a run-through. We were all really struggling to get through them and I wanted to help out …

Prince’s Trust: Day 49 (Monday 12th June 2017)

Hey everybody, Back again! I know you're probably tired of me but I've finally got around to writing up the final week of the Prince's Trust. There will be time for reflection but for now let's just get on with it!? On this day, we had two guest speakers (one from a bank and the …

Prince’s Trust: Day 47 (Thursday 8th June 2017); Day 48 (Friday 9th June 2017)

Hey everybody, On the Wednesday evening, I sat down to properly write my speech as we didn't have long. I'll be honest I was nervous. My original idea was really bad - I'm not going to lie. With that being said I stuck to what I do best, tell stories. In my neck of the …