mermaid magic manicure

It may seem counterintuitive that a girl who works with her hands all day every day would be so into manicures, right? I mean, ‘I broke a naiiiil!’ is the archetypal anguished screech of teen movie bimbo queens everywhere right? sitting around lacquering your digits is for high maintenance divas who don’t do manual work, surely? Incorrect. […]

book clubbing: And You Shall Know Our Velocity! (2002)

After my last literary foray, a near month spent immersed in post-revolution France and epic revenge, I had to opt for something more pacey and contemporary. My brain works like that. Too much of the same thing and I stop being able to focus. But that’s the beauty of literature. There is always something different, […]

friday likes 25/1/13

Hello Friday! Gosh you roll around quickly these days! I have to say, it’s been a real busy one for me this week, what with no days off, and a licensing exam, and the neverending housework battle to keep my little room habitable (I’m currently losing, in case you were wondering). Still, life is good, […]

book clubbing: The Count of Monte Cristo.

gold manicure while reading I am currently experiencing an ‘I did it! I finally did it!’ moment, you guys. I started Alexandre Dumas’ The Count of Monte Cristo just before Christmas, as something to occupy what little free time bar managers get in December, and as of this weekend just gone, I finally finished it. […]