Lola Rose: aspiring writer.

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Growing up in the West End I started writing as soon as I could hold a pen (but my nursery school stories were in squiggles that only I could understand) .Now, 15 years on, I am glad to have the opportunity to write my very own blog and make my debatable thoughts and opinions public. You might assume, from my age, that I would write about the usual teenage obsessions. But in fact I am not your stereotypical teen at all (at least that’s what I like to think). Dip into my blog and you will get to know me like I do.

‘Young Solitude’ Review by Lola Rose

‘Young Solitude’ ‘Young Solitude’ (‘Premieres Solitudes’) devised by the French filmmaker Claire Simon and a group of young film students is a stylised, passionate, fly-on-the-wall documentary. In other words it’s very much a French picture –  introspective, beguiling, truthful and emotional all in one. The film is centred upon troubled adolescents trying to cope with […]

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Saturday, September 22, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema, Lola Rose: aspiring writer, Pat's Home Page Blog

Is the pressure to succeed distorting our education?

(Photo commons wikimedia) Amongst younger members of today’s society there is a huge amount of pressure on high-school students to do well and “succeed” in their examinations. Indeed, it seems to me that schools often care more for their overall exam outcomes than they do for the welfare and well-being of the individuals who are […]

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Monday, July 23, 2018 | Filed under: Lola Rose: aspiring writer

Lola Rose’s blog: Serenity Now Café plus recipes for Healthy Eating

Serenity Now Café, Glasgow I was delighted to discover Serenity Now Café, a new Vegan Cafe on Great Western Road. I really enjoyed breakfast and it inspired me to try out some new recipes. So if you are ever walking down Great Western Road I would recommend dropping in to Serenity Now – it has […]

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Friday, June 22, 2018 | Filed under: Lola Rose: aspiring writer

Lola Rose’s blog: Review of Philadelphia, Here I Come

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  ‘Philadelphia, Here I Come’ is a play set in Ireland, which has been performed at many local theatres throughout Scotland and a variety of well-known theatres across the U.K. including The Donmar Warehouse in London . The play was also converted into a film which became extremely successful in the mid-70s, 10 years after […]

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Tuesday, June 19, 2018 | Filed under: Lola Rose: aspiring writer

A Tribute to Leonard Cohen

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  I’ve always loved the poem ‘Suzanne’ by Leonard Cohen, after he died at the end of 2016, I decided to write an essay dedicated to him. Suzanne – A Tribute to Leonard Cohen “Suzanne”, by the modern romantic music legend Leonard Cohen, is a song/poem touching on love and the surreal craving for affection. […]

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Monday, June 18, 2018 | Filed under: Lola Rose: aspiring writer

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