Don’t give up on your dreams.

I wasn’t very academic at school.  I hated maths, science, PE and all the ‘practical’ subjects, but I loved to write. I have memories of sitting on the sofa at my aunt’s house in Yorkshire, clutching a brand new (deliciously blank) notepad and a pen. Something about that empty paper and all its possibilities really excited […]

When things don’t go to plan…

I remember my A Level Results day like it was yesterday. I had absolutely no idea which way it was going to go, so the outcome could have been terrifically good or horrifically bad. Rewind to 6 months earlier and I was sure my future was sorted. I’d fallen in love (or so I thought!) […]