Writing for the Orbital Magazine… (+ Blog updates)

In August I was appointed Opinion editor at my uni student magazine, so far I’ve written on Extinction Rebellion and the Reclaim party… I would also love to hear what you’ve been enjoying on my blog and what you’d like to see more of in the future.

Reading Harry Potter for the First Time at 20…

J. K Rowling’s series of Harry Potter books are arguably the most popular books of the twenty first century so far, both for adults and children. Originally published in the children’s section with brightly coloured illustrations of the fantastic, the covers soon got a paired-back refresh to sit a bit closer to the adult shelves.Continue reading “Reading Harry Potter for the First Time at 20…”

Old Friends & Uni Updates

29th of August: With the summer coming to an end and an imminent return to University, it’s time to say goodbye to ‘old’ friends; friends from school, friends that I haven’t seen since then, friends that seem to belong to a different era of your life. It’s strange this different classification of ‘friend’ that IContinue reading “Old Friends & Uni Updates”

The Superhero Movie Craze

Last week the ‘Spiderman: No Way Home’ teaser trailer was released breaking all records for the number of views, likes and discussions about it (not sure how they measure that last one!) Marvel has always had a devout fan base that grew with the movies they released, Iron Man (2008) made around $100 million inContinue reading “The Superhero Movie Craze”

‘All the Worlds a Stage’

‘Staycations’ and Holidays at home have had a resurgence thanks to the covid pandemic, with people less keen to travel and extend their time away with a quarantine. We felt the same, still yearning to explore and take a break from everyday life but not wanting the hassle that going abroad brings in a timeContinue reading “‘All the Worlds a Stage’”