Musings on Lisa Cuthbert’s ‘Paramour’

Genre: ??? Some form of beautiful alternative thingI seriously don't know how I've manged not to review this CD yet. In fact, I'm sure I've started to write a review twice and never posted it! Anyway, with my recent splurge of Castlefest CD reviewing, I think it's time to have a focus on Paramour (even [...]


Help! The essays are coming to get me! (and other stories)

When I have a lot of work to do I'm always really productive. I clean my room, I send letters letters to friends I should have contacted weeks ago, I write useless blog posts. I guess I do a bit of the work too... At the moment I have four essays weighing on my mind; [...]

When can I go home?

Homesickness is like a tearing pain, intense, unbearable, something that you cannot contain. We were not built as humans to hold this agony. It's the crying in the night, crying on the phone, just crying. Well, not "just crying" at all because crying is not the word for it... lamenting... keening... sobbing... weeping.Homesickness is a [...]

First bit of exam strain

The highlight of my day: Autumnal comfort food of stewed apples and pears with cinnamon toast <3The last week's been quite a strain what with exams, deadlines, my mother leaving. I made an active decision to do absolutely nothing today. I was going to sleep until noon, not work on my room which has been [...]