Tag Archives: personal

When I Needed Help

I haven’t written in a while. I know it’s bad when WordPress has a layout change and I am completely flummoxed by it. I can only apologise for my absence. I haven’t been well. Not in my usual way this … Continue reading

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Barbie: Be You (and other good morals)

When I was young, I had a Barbie in a red skirt-jacket ensemble. I called her Alison to differentiate her from her identical sisters. She would take the pink train with moving window scenery to various meetings all away across … Continue reading

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A Day at Intu Metrocentre | NE Blogger Awards Entry

One of my followers alerted me to The North East Blogging Awards recently. It’s a way to promote and connect north-east bloggers. There’s an award show… it looks incredible. It’s a pity I’ve learned about it so late. They wanted … Continue reading

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Update from Wonderland: March Edition

I’m back! And it feels good. I don’t have any more guest blogging months planned for the foreseeable future, so I’m back to posting here. It’s good to be home. I’ve missed it. But I had a lot of fun … Continue reading

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My 2015 Promises

New Year’s is a time of hope. The holidays remind me of Rise of the Guardians. If you haven’t seen it, definitely do. I loved it and so did my cousins. It’s about Jack Frost, who becomes a Guardian of … Continue reading

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The Liebster Award

When I said my dream was to run an award-winning blog, this is not what I had in mind… Okay, so the Liebster Award is a sort of blogger-to-blogger baton. I was asked eleven questions by the always interesting Kelly … Continue reading

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Update from Wonderland: November Edition

First of all, let me just say that my Halloween costume is something I am seriously considering wearing every day from now on. I wore it for the Spectral Visions Halloween Extravaganza, and once more the next day to take … Continue reading

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Update from Wonderland: October Edition

It’s only just barely that I give you an update on the first of the month. And trust me, this is a quick one. Still. Happy October everybody! I love October. To me October embodies the best of Autumn. The … Continue reading

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I’m Straight Now

Well, it’s official. I’ve taken the exam and after months of waiting, I’m no longer a lesbian. I am officially straight, with the certificate to prove it! I know what you’re thinking: the process took far too long. Unfortunately, switching … Continue reading

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Aspiration and Might: An Anniversary Special

This is it; the milestone I’ve been looking forward to. I’ve had this blog for exactly 12 months now. For a year, Aspiration and Might has brought you stories of my life, my views on comics and the media, and … Continue reading

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