My Life

Hello 2022

Hello! Welcome back to my blog. The Life of Sophie Abel brings you the latest ‘Changing Places’ reviews, film reviews, theatre reviews and attraction reviews. Snippets of my life as a student with a disability will also be thrown into the mix.   Follow me as I continue on my journey and show the world what… Continue reading Hello 2022

My Life

A Year On Reflection

Ten days until Christmas and just over a couple of weeks until New Year's Eve. Time to reflect on my little piece of the world. Awareness and cautiousness of coronavirus has become the norm, unfortunately, subtly changing the world we live in. Sadly, my Grandmother passed away from coronavirus after contracting it in hospital. Another… Continue reading A Year On Reflection

My Life, Student Life

The Prospect of Becoming a Professional Writer

I cannot believe it. I have finished my first year on my MA course at Coventry University. Three semesters made up this year; Genre Fiction, the Novel and the Creative Non-Fiction and Working as a Professional Writer. The third semester was possibly the hardest and daunting yet. I knew there would be a module with… Continue reading The Prospect of Becoming a Professional Writer

Disability, My Life

Hiring Carers – Round 6: The One with the Butter Cream Cake

Hello! Here we are again. I am in need of two brand new PAs/carers to assist me at home and at University. Back In July, after a year of being my PA, both Arianna and Penelope both handed in their resignations. I was sad about this as we all worked as a good team, but… Continue reading Hiring Carers – Round 6: The One with the Butter Cream Cake

My Life, Student Life

Studying an MA – Visits to Coventry University

Back in August and ahead of the proposed start of my postgraduate degree in September, I organised a visit to Coventry University to discuss and put arrangements in place... Coventry University Visit #1 Despite Covid-19 and the uncertainty that the pandemic has caused, I attempted to organise another trip to Coventry University. I had corresponded… Continue reading Studying an MA – Visits to Coventry University

My Life, Student Life

Beginning a Postgraduate Degree 2021

Earlier this week, I began to study my postgraduate degree, MA Professional Creative Writing at Coventry University. The world has been so topsy-turvy over the past year and this led to my course being postponed in September. I was aware that the course had moved to have a January start date but I didn't let myself… Continue reading Beginning a Postgraduate Degree 2021