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The Social Effects of Creating

I love the term ‘creator’, it encompasses so much. I considered myself a creator when I exclusively made YouTube videos back in 2013. Now almost four years later, I write, I blog and barely create YouTube content due to lack of time, not lack of desire.

Over those four long years I’ve made so many friends, made so many connections and strengthened a billion other bonds of friendship. This reads like a lyrics to a late nineties Pokemon theme tune and I’m here for it.

 Through creating content on YouTube I got in contact with Callie, who’s ended up being one of my favourite people on the internet, we got to hang out a few months ago and eat sushi- great times. Online crossing into real life is my favourite thing. I also met Jess, Adele and Hannah. We got some drinks, drank like teenagers in the street and had a fine old time. I visited Hannah in Brighton last weekend and ate so much food I thought we might die. All of these friendships stemmed from deciding to switch the camera on one day and make some very crappy videos.
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Burning out

A short while ago I burned out.

Hard.

Physically and mentally, I was just fried. It all traced back to something so simple – I never take a moment to just stop and relax, to just stop and exist in that moment.

 I get home from work, I do standard home-y things like cook and do laundry, I get to work immediately on writing projects and my blog. That’s if I head home straight from work and I’m not meeting a friend or going to a concert, or going on a run, or something. I end up inevitably going to bed far too late so I’m running on a few hours less sleep than what’s ideal the next morning.

That’s Monday to Friday.

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MUSIC OF THE MONTH – AUGUST 2017

Can you believe it’s September already? It’s pretty much Autumn, festival season is over and it’s time to get SPOOKY.

If you wanna catch up on July’s music, click here.

Havana – Camila Cabello, Young Thug

Chilled, laid back pop at it’s finest. Cabello might have left Fifth Harmony behind, but she’s still nailing it with all these tunes. This sultry track is the one to end summer with.

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INTERVIEWED: HALO OF THOUGHTS

Welcome to INTERVIEWED, a series of discussions and chats with creators of all kinds.

Today we’re joined by my good friend + blogger of many talents Arran Brown of Halo of Thoughts!

D: What do you do online as a creator?

A: So I’m a blogger who’s main focus is Male Grooming, fashion, food and gaming. I also dabble in between about ongoing situations when I face them.

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