One of my favourite things about my friendship group is that we all have an undying love for books. Books get recommended and passed around like goods on the black market between us girls and due to all being young females our thoughts and feelings can be comfortingly similar, so I always enjoy their ‘must…

Downright Dreamy Bumper Sticker

One of my New Years resolutions every year is to read more. I mean, I already read quiteeee a fair amount but there is definitely time in the day I waste on crap like Facebook or pinching my fat in the mirror that could definitely be spent broadening my mind and calming my senses. So…

Baby, It’s A Bookshop Barge

Today I feel I am Charlie Bucket. At the beginning of January I felt like his old decrepit grandparents sitting upright in bed and eating cabbage soup for dinner being as dull as a beige polo shirt but now I am vibrant, prosperous young Charlie with his golden ticket. Only mine doesn’t allow me an endless…

My Life Intentions

The amount of times a week my eyes roll back into my head with sheer boredom, I cross my arms more times than I can count and I sigh enough to fill up a hot air balloon. Charlotte fun fact: I have had over 10 jobs, I’m only 20. So it is a common theme…

A Few Words For The Fallen

Inspired by a Waterstones independent film festival screening based on war and love and my personal love for the novel ‘Birdsong’ by Sebastian Faulks. ‘Greater love knows no one than this, that lays down his life for his brothers and his friends’ Sixty two year slumber has rested me none, I stir to every scent,…

Two Artphobes Walk Into a Gallery

Hey friends !!  So it’s no secret that I am all about books, books and more books. Due to travelling I’ve had to keep my library small and select which hurts me deeeeeeply because that means I have to give away books that I’ve read instead of displaying them and giving them the attention they…