During the summer of 2019, I took part in a work placement at my local cat cafe, which was nothing short of a dream! I loved spending every day with the twelve gorgeous rescue cats at Pause, and spreading their message of love and fur-iendship (see what I did there?) to their wonderful customers. DuringContinue reading “Pause Cat Cafe Placement Work”
In November 2019, I wrote a review article for my university’s student-run online news outlet, Nerve Now, about one of my most anticipated books of the year. Read it here: https://nervemedia.org.uk/nerve/book-review-call-hawk-maggie-stiefvater/
For the second issue of Nerve Magazine 19/20, I wrote a feature about the 25th anniversary of the iconic American sit-com, Friends. It was about whether or not audiences now, in 2019, were able to look past some of the show’s more problematic storylines and jokes, and how the nostalgia factor fits into this. CheckContinue reading “FRIENDS: The One With the 25th Anniversary – Nerve Magazine”
My university’s student-run magazine, Nerve, published my first feature article in the first issue of the 19/20 academic year, and I could not have been more proud of it. Using interviews with wonderful and successful women from across the Atlantic and closer to home, I was able to raise awareness for Body-Focused Repetitive Disorders, somethingContinue reading “Through Shame to Success: Raising Awareness for BFRBS – Nerve Magazine”
In November 2019, I wrote a film review for my university’s online news outlet! Check it out here: https://nervemedia.org.uk/nerve/hustlers-a-review-by-jess-allen/
For a second-year university project, we had to create a blog and social media profile that centered on the digital impact on something of our choice. For my project, I chose to focus on the impact of digital technologies on fandom and fan culture.
You know when you can see someone ruining their life, and no matter how many times you try to tell them what they’re doing is wrong, or bad, or they’ll regret it, they just won’t listen? Have you ever realized that, a lot of the time, YOU ARE the one who’s buggering everything up?
Hello hello hello…. I’m back (again) after a little escape (again) from the blogging world (again). Let’s just say things have been… busy. V V busy, in fact. But now, hopefully things are going to calm down a bit, and I can get back into the thing I always want to spend my time on:Continue reading “Spring + Summer Favourites 2017”
As most of those around me know, I’m having quite a hard time as of late.
So over the past few weeks I’ve had a few nominations for these blogger-tag-whatsits. So, rather than clog up all of your news feeds and readers and what-have-you, I’m gonna shove some in one post, and to avoid too much confusion, I’m going to nominate around 10 people for both tags, and you guys can chooseContinue reading “The Blogger Recognition Award and The Liebster Award! // Tags”