David’s Story

We know that in adults, if you go to Polmont Prison and you speak to young offenders there who are violent young men, they don’t know any better; they were brought up in a war zone so they are warriors, that is what they do, that’s how they understand life.  - John Carnochan - I … Continue reading David’s Story

The Four Year Itch

"The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience." Eleanor Roosevelt I have always been an adventurer and a risk-taker. I make more decisions with my heart than with my head, and seem to have a continual thirst … Continue reading The Four Year Itch

On flaws, beauty and vulnerability {International Women’s Day 2014}

I recently turned thirty. The age of thirty often has an ominous sound to it. For whatever reason, society has turned the age of thirty into a turning point in a woman's life. Suddenly the fun and carefree twenties are over and we are now past our prime. And yet, why is it that I … Continue reading On flaws, beauty and vulnerability {International Women’s Day 2014}