Dear Slow Readers…

Do you struggle to get through your ever-growing to-be-read list? Do you find yourself at the end of the month only having read one book? Do you find it difficult keeping a regular reading regime whilst holding down a full-time job and maintaining a social life? Well, my friends, you aren't alone. In fact, you're …

25 Virginia Woolf Quotes That Prove She’s Queen of Everything

Today is Virginia Woolf’s 137th birthday. Probably best known for her novels Mrs Dalloway and To The Lighthouse, today, Woolf is considered a feminist icon and one of the most influential authors of modernist literature. She occupied herself largely with the intensity and depth of the human mind, and her works often deal with the complex inner …

Book Review: What A Time To Be Alone By Chidera Eggerue

In a world that is constantly telling us we’re not enough, What A Time To Be Alone, or The Slumflower’s Guide To Why You Are Already Enough is Chidera Eggerue’s way of making a stand. Filled with life lessons and insightful advice, Eggerue’s empowering manifesto teaches us to realise our own self-worth, put ourselves first …