I started NancyLostinLife at a time during one of the most challenging times of my life. After over two years of blogging and being in the blogging community, I feel like it’s time to ask myself where I want to go from here, blog-wise. Truthfully, I don’t know. I enjoy the blogging community … Continue reading What is the future of NancyLostinLife?
First of all, Happy New Year. I hope you all had a lovely holiday season even if you don’t celebrate any specific event. 2017 was a rollercoaster of happiness and stress. A lot happened to me education wise this year and for the first time in a long time, I can envision a good future … Continue reading So……. It’s 2018
So I'm still struggling. I think this time its because the holidays are coming up and I'll be able to go home for a few weeks. It kind of feels like I'm just crawling towards this finish line and nothing else seems to matter. I've been such a shit student. Or maybe I'm … Continue reading Waiting for Christmas Holidays
On the 31st October 2017, I turned 21. My birthday has always been bittersweet mostly because of the ridiculous expectations I have for basically everything. It didn’t feel as big as last year did even though 21 is still one of the big milestones for no fucking reason. Anyway, I had a nice time. … Continue reading An Update: On Turning 21 and Continuing to Struggle
Where do I begin? *sigh* I was so looking forward to going to University. I am the first to pursue higher education in my immediate family and I do love to learn especially when I’m passionate about the subject. However, having expectations of something is often my downfall. Nothing can ever live … Continue reading Surviving the First Month of Uni
I haven’t slept since yesterday at around 5 pm. That was about 30 hours ago. This is not the first and probably not the last time I have been forced into trying to reset my body clock from its night owl nature to a human sleep cycle. My eyes are struggling to stay open … Continue reading The Very Sleepy Chronicles – Part One
A Book for Her presents the chaotic struggle of standup comedian Bridget Christies rise to acclaimed comedy stardom sprinkled within her well-informed feminism. We follow Christie through her early standup, involving dressing up and imitating various male historical figures and a feminist donkey into her revelation of mixing her passion for women’s rights and stand-up … Continue reading A Book for Her by Bridget Christie -Review
Sally Heathcote: Suffragette by Mary M. Talbot, Bryan Talbot, Kate Charlesworth is a graphic novel focusing on a fictional character involved in the suffrage movement from it’s earliest beginnings. Sally, a working class manchester maid, is rescued from the workhouse by MRS Pankhurst herself and is, therefore, able to tell us the continuous story of the Suffrage … Continue reading Book Review: Sally Heathcote: Suffragette
The last two weeks have been a trip! I had my first real bad depersonalisation episode and it was so weird. The feeling of not really being in my body was worrying and it was really hard to make myself do anything, which leads me to my next mental wall at the moment. I have … Continue reading Mental Check!
TRIGGER WARNING! This is not a review! Basically, it's a discussion of thoughts and feelings I have about the recent adaptation. I’ve chosen to write about this on my Mental Health Monday post because: It affected me mentally. One of the main themes is mental illness. Representation matters. If you don’t know, 13 Reasons Why … Continue reading Thirteen Reasons Why