It’s been a century since I updated my blog. I have worked two jobs and an internship. I joined a gym. Spider-Man disintegrated in Iron Man’s arm (but let’s not *sniff* get into that). What I am going to get into is how I started working behind the camera, finally. It all started like any … More It’s All Blakademik
View this post on Instagram Chicken & Vegetable Stir-Fry…never thought I'd be a person who takes pictures of her cooking but ya live and learn. A post shared by Sahar (@mrs_n_uzumaki) on May 17, 2017 at 8:11am PDT 80 years later and it couldn’t be truer. My hats off to you, Ms Woolf. As the … More “One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” – Virginia Woolf
In regards to my earlier post You’re Unstoppable Today I finally remembered to sit my lazy ass down and fill my promise to create a post about achieving your running goals. Let me start off by admitting that I was a naysayer when it came down to the art of recreational jogging. Hell, I hated … More Run, Forest, run!
A lot of people used to think there’s this magical solution to losing pounds in one night. Scratch that, a lot of people still do. And it certainly doesn’t help that you have shows like The Biggest Loser showcasing people losing 30 pounds in a week. If you think it’s going to be as easy … More You’re Unstoppable Today
Mark Twain may have been a terrible businessman and sent himself to bankruptcy, but when it came to the art of learning the man knew what he was talking about. Today his quotes are now more relevant than ever. I started my degree as a means of developing my writing. I was so determined that … More “Education: the path from cocky ignorance to miserable uncertainty.”
Hey kiddies, As you know, I’m recovering from my broken ankle nightmare, which if you haven’t read about can catch up on here. I spent weeks coping with distractions and one of which, if you haven’t guessed already, was Psych. This rant blog post has been years in the making, and initially they were just … More Are You A Fan Of Delicious Flavour?
I feel bad that I haven’t written anything on this blog since last year. But nothing interesting or life-altering has happened until just recently. Let’s catch you up. About a few months ago I started ice skating again; a hobby I’ve always loved and wanted to get better at. When my school took me to … More The Cutting Edge: Journey to Recovery
As not correctly stated in my passport (thanks again, Mum & Dad, for forgetting the day I was born, despite the fact that I share it with my brother. But kudos to you for remembering his), my birthday is coming up soon and this is around the time my depression hits back with vengeance. Most … More “Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You.” – Dr. Seuss
Summer is over and autumn has befallen the city of London once more. The trees meet their cycle’s end, the weather bites our skins, warm jackets bought cheaply during the summer wrap around us, and the seasonal common cold persistently makes its round – from the local corner shop man to the customer, from the customer to your … More Heck Bent!
It was one of those days where I was at work and, inevitably, had just dealt with one of my own pet peeves as a librarian. As I sat down beside my desk I decided to search whether some of these peeves were universally shared or whether it was just me slowly losing tolerance of … More Confessions of a Bitter Librarian