My Bloody Valentine…

I missed Valentine’s Day. Again. Not that anything exceptional happened. I’m about as approachable as a cactus when it comes to romance. Actually, that’s a lie; the cactus has better chances. Still, remember my last post? Mm, the one where I was also late? Yep, that’s the one. Well, I can say now that I […]

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Have car, will travel

“Why announce this to the world?”, you’re probably thinking. Well, it’s because I can, and because I can. No really. I passed my driving test. On a scale of ‘Sunshine lollipops’ to ‘Your worst nightmare’, I would have to say I’d rate at around ‘Nervous breakdown’. It all begins with a self-doubt inducing multiple choice […]

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Sonnet to a Cat

“Cat! who hast pass’d thy grand cliacteric, How many mice and rats hast in thy days Destroy’d? – How many tit bits stolen? …” I’ve never really had any luck with pets. I had a hamster that died. My family kept budgies, that died. The goldfish we kept are too numerous to recount, and my […]

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Ding Dong, Merrily on- WHY?!

As per our English Literature Christmas Holiday Seminar task requires, we must write a ‘blog post’ on one of two topics. I chose misinterpretation and thought, ‘Why not post it on here?’. So, to all of my Seminar fellows, welcome to Nefelibata. To all of my regular readers, or those of you who have the […]

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It’s a kind of magic…

During the time I should have been writing my North & South post, and because I have a black-belt in procrastination, my friends and I had a Harry Potter movie marathon. Oh yes, eight films- in their entire nineteen hour glory; although we did wimp out and stretch it over two days. Watching them all […]

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