With Christmas fast approaching, I’m sure it’s safe to say that most of us will have by now seen the long awaited and renowned John Lewis Christmas advert for 2018. While many,including myself, felt it missed the mark a little this year (Elton John just didn’t inspire the same warm and fuzzy feelings as Monty … Continue reading Have Yourself a Commercial Little Christmas?
It’s been a full two weeks since I donned the mortar board and gown and walked across the stage of Belfast’s Waterfront to collect a piece of parchment that I’ve been pouring my blood, sweat and tears into for the past four years of my life. It hasn’t fully sunk in yet. For months, graduation … Continue reading The 4 Life Lessons I Learned at University
So this week I’ve discovered that I suffer from Memephobia: the fear of being caught on camera in public doing something stupid, and unwittingly becoming a viral meme on the internet. Now at first, this may seem like a fairly irrational thing to be afraid of. However, throw in the fact that four in five … Continue reading In a viral world, is Privacy a thing of the past?
WARNING: If you are in any way offended by ladies’ bottoms, then this probably isn’t the post for you and I suggest you look away now! It was earlier this year as I was sitting on the train doing my usual social media scroll to pass the time when I first came across an image … Continue reading Missguided: Stretching the Media’s Beauty Standards