Entering the newspaper industry

What a month to enter the professional world of journalism. Harvey, Irma, Mexico, Las Vegas, North Korea, California, Somalia, the list goes on. What a month for humanity really. It feels more and more like the world is falling apart. The ground is shaking below us, the skies are bearing down upon us, the temperature…

Moving across the world … again

Well I’ve done it again. After four years of building friendships, inviting myself into other people’s families and establishing an area of the world that feels like home, I’ve decided to up and leave it all and move across the world … again. Now, I know that technically I’ve only moved to the other side…

Falling back in love with writingย 

I’ve always enjoyed writing, ever since I was a small child, but I’ve never considered myself a writer. Although I have a manuscript of my own rendition of a Mary-Kate and Ashley adventure novel tucked away somewhere in my childhood bedroom, I never had any desire to take a creative writing course at university. While…

Coming home

Studying in America is great. In the three years I’ve been there, I’ve experienced a multitude ofย opportunities that would never have crossed my path if I had stayed in New Zealand: I’ve been to towns, cities and countries that I would have never dreamed about, and made some new best friends; but it hasn’t always…

Award Season!

Hey there friends, So over the past couple of weeksย or so I was actually nominated for a Liebster award by two separate bloggers! As I’m fairly new to this whole thing it took a bit of googling and blog-skimming to find out what a Liebster award actually is and now I know I think that…