The Art of Escape

“No live organism can continue, for long, to exist sanely under conditions of absolute reality.” ― Shirley Jackson, The Haunting of Hill House At the start of 2017 I undertook my first art course in over 4 years. It was challenging to say the least, and by the end of my first day there I…

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Saturday in London Part IV | The City

Working in Square Mile can only be described as ‘Fast’. Everything here is designed in a way that exudes speed. The hustle of city workers rushing to their offices, the take away lunches that are in your hands and on your desk within a matter of minutes, and the every growing string of coffee shops…

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Simple Christmas Party Outfits

With Christmas in full swing, we’re edging closer to that part of the season where everyone and their grandmothers have been invited to some kind of Christmas party. Office, Family or Friends, there’s always something going on that requires us to dress up and show up. It could be something quaint like an evening out…

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Guest Post: Trips Take Us by Ben Monopoli

Andrew’s note: This post has been written by my friend Ben Monopoli (he’s a very talented author and you should definitely check out his books). I’ve been looking to include posts written by my friends and family as a part of this site since it’s inception and with Ben being an author, there was no one…

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My Staycation in London

This past week I had the pleasure of playing tour guide for my friends who came to visit from the opposite sides of the earth. In turn I decided this would be the perfect opportunity to have a ‘staycation’ here in London, and as ever, London put up it’s finest showing of classic British weather.…

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Saturday in London Part III | Hampstead

Hampstead is cute. A little too cute if you ask me, and if you take a stroll down Hampstead high street one day, you’ll know what I mean. Boutique stores, antique street fairs, colourful vines of leaves ensnaring the walls, it’s f*cking adorable! There’s something almost Parisian about it all. Could it be because the…

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My Trip To Cyprus

After 13 years away I decided to make my grand return to the Motherland. Cyprus, home of various grilled meats, family guilt and olive oil! It’s been a long time since my last holiday here and the week I spent with friends and family was nothing short of a delight.  This year my trips have consisted of…

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