I dunno whether you guys know this about me…but I’m a pretty huge HP fan. Like, a substantial amount of my wardrobe (as an adult) is HP related in some way or another. And my bedroom is basically a glorified mini version of the Ravenclaw Tower. I also have anxiety. Crippling, all consuming, anxiety… Continue reading On anxiety & Harry Potter
Today, it’s my mama’s birthday. So I thought I’d share a post I wrote a while back on some things she’d said to me that have inspired the hell out of me. But first, I want to give you a little background on how damn special she is. My mum dedicates her life to kids.… Continue reading My mum.
Hey my loves, I hope you are all having a fabulous Friday. I just wanted to do a v quick, purely self-indulgent post this AM. I have a new blog. It’s called The Portia Post. It’s all about my Phd research on the relationship between early female lawyers & the campaign for women’s suffrage. If… Continue reading New blog | The Portia Post
My name is Laura. My mum calls me Lau. My brother calls me L-Dawg (sarcastically–he’s not THAT cringy). Here are some facts about me: I dye my hair far too often. I stress about the little things. I’m in debt to my local library (which is the best place to be in debt to, IMO).… Continue reading Facts.
Almost exactly one year ago today, I started my MA in Historical Research at Birkbeck, University of London. I was jittery and nervous, buzzing with excitement and I had ZERO idea what I was letting myself in for. The first day of my Masters is done! I spent it reading in the library & drinking… Continue reading Non-fiction favs & a little life update
One of my favourite non-writing hobbies is photography. I’m not amazing at it, but it relaxes me, it makes me happy, and whenever I’m having a cloudy day I look back at the pictures I’ve taken and I’m instantly transported back to that moment. So here are a few of my recent favs: This was… Continue reading Moments.
Hi. So, I’m hypermobile. If you want to find out more about my condition, click here. My symptoms mainly involve chronic pain & frequent joint dislocations, but I also have other fun side effects like bruising really easily and always being tired. I wanted to write this blog for a few reasons. Firstly, I’m a… Continue reading A week in the life of a hypermobile girl.