Norway times (but without the fjords)

It was cold. It was windy but boy was it beautiful. Earlier this year, a good friend of mine and I went to Bergen in Norway for a long weekend to celebrate our belated birthdays.…

15 things only Greeks will know

With a name like Androula, it's hard to believe I'm anything but Greek (or as my editor says, "Grake"). Greek-Cypriot to be exact. But I'm a half-ling, with the other half being Irish. Now, a…

One of those days…

Today has been one of those days where nothing has made sense. I've stared at people, mind blank, even after they'd finished talking. I've stared at the computer screen with no motivation to write, and…

Are you a TV Zombie like me?

Do you ever get so lost in a TV series that the line between reality and fantasy becomes blurred? Often, because I'm glued to Netflix, I fall asleep watching a programme, dream of said programme,…

Blog every day in November

This time last year, I took part in writing #BEDN (Blog Every Day in November), and thought well, I might give it another bash - seeing as I always tend to have time on my…

Back to black

#BEDN30 Almost a month ago I was wondering how to begin the month of November, as I sat on my bed pondering over my first ‘Blog Every Day in November’ (#BEDN) post. Now 30 days…

When I grow up…

#BEDN29 Each morning when I wake up, I count myself lucky to not feel the dread I used to experience when I had a day ahead of me at a job I didn’t really want…