The Life & Lies, Uncategorized

What Does My Future Hold?: 26/31 Days of Blogging Challenge

I was one of those girls. With a scrapbook of big white weddings, huge homes with miles of land, baby pictures surrounded by some of my favourite names. I would start dating a guy and it was almost like a countdown of how long I could last before asking them about their opinions on getting… Continue reading What Does My Future Hold?: 26/31 Days of Blogging Challenge

The Life & Lies, Uncategorized

New Year, New Me, New Blog: 1/31 Days of Blogging Challange

"HAPPY NEW YEAR!" Everyone around me screamed, hugging or kissing each other. My friend Patsy and I gripped onto each others hands cheering as we reached up into the mass of balloons and confetti that rained down on us. I danced my way into the new year with my best friend. Smiles plastered on our… Continue reading New Year, New Me, New Blog: 1/31 Days of Blogging Challange

Creative Writing, Uncategorized

The Pros and Cons of a Creative Writing Degree

"Creative Writing? You mean English...Right?"   "Creative Writing? Is that a module you're doing for your Literature degree?" "Creative Writing? So...Do you want to be a librarian?" "Creative Writing? What a waste of three years!" If you have ever entered, or even considered entering into a Creative Writing degree, I can guarantee you have heard… Continue reading The Pros and Cons of a Creative Writing Degree

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Tweeting For Twits

Posting for the second day in a row?! Am I okay?! #Sendhelpithinkimawriter! WELCOME BACK MY LOVELIES! Did you miss me? If you follow my Twitter account @NP_Brittain I'll be very surprised if you've had the time to miss me! As you may have noticed, the past 24 hours has become a slight writing spam from Facebook and… Continue reading Tweeting For Twits

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Post-University Life

I handed in my final project/dissertation/ECP the other day and that felt as good a time as any to start a blog.