About Hannah Smith

I am a recent graduate of English and Creative Writing and aim to use my love of reading and writing to help myself and others learn lessons about self improvement in order to sustain a positive impact on our world.
24 09, 2022

How Can The Lord of the Rings Books Inspire Us to Lead Better Lives?

By |2022-09-24T16:45:28+01:00September 24th, 2022|

"Some believe it is only great power that can hold evil in check, but that is not what I have found. It is the small everyday deeds of ordinary folk that keep the darkness at bay. Small acts of kindness that keep the darkness at bay. Small acts of kindness and love." – The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

2 08, 2022

We Need to Stop Over-Apologising When There is Nothing to Apologise For… This is How…

By |2022-08-02T20:22:06+01:00August 2nd, 2022|

"Until you value yourself, you won’t value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it. You have been criticising yourself for years, and it hasn’t worked. Try approving of yourself and see what happens." – Louise L. Hay, author

31 05, 2022

Why Do We Procrastinate and How Do We Stop?

By |2022-05-31T19:05:22+01:00May 31st, 2022|

“Procrastination is the thief of time” – Edward Young

12 04, 2022

Understanding Our Anxieties About Having the ‘Right’ Career

By |2022-04-12T16:03:18+01:00April 12th, 2022|

‘It’s not about how to achieve your dreams, it’s about how to lead your life… If you lead your life the right way, the karma will take care of itself, the dreams will come to you.’ – Randy Pausch

7 03, 2022

Why Making Time For A Moment Alone Can Help Us Live Better Lives

By |2022-03-06T17:09:19+00:00March 7th, 2022|

Meaningful Isolation - what does this mean? In this article, Hannah Smith gives an open and honest account of her experiences and how making time to spend a moment alone benefits us and the lives of others around on to find out more...

7 11, 2021

Ending Relationships – Knowing When You Should Walk Away

By |2021-11-07T22:40:50+00:00November 7th, 2021|

‘Walk away from the practise of pleasing people who choose to never see your worth.’ - Dodinsky, author

31 10, 2021

What Neil Gaiman And Terry Pratchett Can Teach Us About Friendship: Personally And Professionally

By |2021-10-31T13:39:42+00:00October 31st, 2021|

“We wrote it together and that was ‘Good Omens’. It was done by two guys who didn’t have anything to lose by having fun. We didn’t do it for the money. But, as it turned out, we got a lot of money.”― Terry Pratchett.

9 09, 2021

Why We Need To Talk About Suicide In Young People

By |2021-09-11T15:33:53+01:00September 9th, 2021|

A very personal and human experience of the root causes of suicide and some of the solutions on World Suicide Prevention Week.

15 08, 2021

Just Keep Breathing… How You Can Keep Practising Breathing Techniques in the Wake of Covid-19

By |2021-08-15T21:12:34+01:00August 15th, 2021|

Our well-being has been crucial in the pandemic and breathing is one part of this. Find out why we need to keep up regular breathing no matter the situation.

18 07, 2021

Why Journals Are So Important & How We Can Keep Writing Them

By |2021-09-29T19:56:04+01:00July 18th, 2021|

Journaling our reflections on our thoughts is crucial to our self-awareness. Learn what it means from first-hand experience and most importantly how to keep the habit going.