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10 Books That Will Change the Way You Think

Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert Author of the bestselling book Eat, Pray, Love, Elizabeth Gilbert talks this time not about pizza, true love and spirituality, but instead of inspiration and creativity. Big Magic encompasses both Gilbert's 'soulful spirituality and cheerful pragmatism' that we know and love, whilst urging us to uncover

Year Abroad: Marino Wine Festival

Situated on the hills above Rome, the sleepy town of Marino wakes up once a year on the 4th of October to 100,000 people descending upon it. The festival began in 1925 by local poet Leone Ciprelli and since then has grown in fame. The day is held to celebrate

Book Review: Fallout

Fallout by Sadie Jones It is not often that I put a book down and instantly forget about the male characters, remembering only the females. 'Fallout' is this book, it will do it furtively, you will not realise until the very last word that you have been completely consumed by these women. Nina

Music of the Week: St. Vincent

Anne Erin Clark, known by her stage name of St. Vincent, is an American born singer-songwriter. St. Vincent's work has received consistent praise for its distinct musical style, which brings together influences from soft rock, experimental rock, electropop, and jazz. Her self-titled album St.Vincent, released in February 2014, was named album of the year by The Guardian,

Poetry Corner: Paper Bird

Paper Bird by Sarah Molloy My passion runs thick Furious with no walls. No barriers To break down. My heart rests Unashamedly on my sleeve.   My heart beats Out of time. No rhythm or rhyme. It needs no reason For it knows It's own chorus.   My mind soars Up up up. Only the sun In its sights. A paper bird Bronzed by the sun.

Music of the Week: FKA Twigs

This twenty-seven year old trip-hop music sensation has been sweeping the globe since her debut release of Grammy-nominated  LP1 in 2014. Referred to as 'indietronica' FKA Twigs mixes electronic beats and ethereal vocals to create songs that have landed her with the 'Best Track for Two Weeks' running award at the

Top 5 Books Every Feminist Should Read

How to Be a Woman, Caitlin Moran If you are looking to understand the tumultuous perils of becoming a woman - then, look no further than Moran's funny and insightful novel How to Be a Woman. Everything from puberty, first jobs and first loves Moran tackles hard hitting issues regarding the demands