Shireen Jilla

Shireen Jilla

Author

Shireen Jilla is a journalist, who has written regularly for the Evening Standard and The Sunday Times. She has been an expat in Paris, Rome and New York. She now lives with her husband and three children in west London. In 2011, her debut novel Exiled was published, followed by The Art of Unpacking Your Lifein 2016

Publications

Shireen Jilla @shireenjilla

Where am I? Glass-blown Nirvana via the Temperate House #glassblown #mindfulglass #mindfulglassworks #glasssculptureinnature https://t.co/uPFvlxx5CZ

What a way of seeing #mindfulartist #glasssculptor #thingofbeautyjoyforever https://t.co/BDzEYmgPJ3

‘I want my work to appear like it came from nature.’ Dale Chihuly #kewgardenslondon #mindfulsculptor #glasssculptures #inspiringartists https://t.co/tMHk5TLWwG

Magical Dior at V&A. Feel like Alice coming out or rabbit hole #thebeautyofhandmade #magicalstyle https://t.co/jJBlUZGIte

Guess where? #minibreaks #mindfulbeach #mindfulbeachwalks #bestviewsever https://t.co/kK1dEU8Y3s

Good morning #minibreaks #beachsideliving #watersideliving https://t.co/d6TFjqNePA

Vintage beach communication. Adds colour to mindful mini break. #redtelephonebox #vintagecommunication #mindfulminibreak #minibreaks #beachsideliving #mindfulwalksinnature https://t.co/iuNt0dLMZB

No comment #mindfulwalks #wetbeaches https://t.co/rve8GnMhYi

Even in the rain, the beach is the beach. A mindful reminder of the joy of being human #rainonthebeach #minibreaks #mindfulwalks #mindfulwalksinnature https://t.co/YZX3mvYZsu

It only takes a tree and a canvas awning to be idyllic #minibreaksarethebest #minibreaks #24hoursisenough https://t.co/1FBJe8nXXc

A basket of flowers definitely sparks joy. Happy Mother’s Day to mothers everywhere. #mothersdayflowers💐 https://t.co/Rbfr884sgC

A bright optimistic morning in Aberdovey, an unsung stretch of Welsh coast. #mindfulsea #coastallife #mindfulwater #mindfulmorning https://t.co/HsRDkQpc6k

So simple, so fresh. Best lunch yesterday at Mari’s deli #lovelylunch #mindfulmozzarella #delineating #delidelights https://t.co/kjZy8POo99

Such a beautiful but simple inspiration from a dear writer friend in New York. Seems anti intellectual, but strangely all book titles tans out amongst their own colour. #beautyofbooks #bookshelves-differ #thelittlethingsmatter #bookbliss #mindfulbooks https://t.co/o1LOhKcf1u

Warhol at the Whitney as you’ve never imagined him. So inspiring https://t.co/gW4FLaoS8p

Venice Beach back in sunshine. https://t.co/vYSc58nH9D

Beautiful dawn through my hotel window, signalling a return of the sunshine state #santamonicadawn #pacificlight #seeingdawn #mindfulmornings https://t.co/KQFcGj2WWZ

Such a lovely night in such a happy bar. #discoveringsantamonica #upstairsbars #happypeopleonly https://t.co/v5Bgo1ywNM

Early morning meditation spot. #mindfulview #skygazer #skygazingismything https://t.co/f2cMSV9FkF

Marie Colvin, Yalie and Chiswick Eyot liver has kept me company on my journey. Her brilliance and bravery is a form of madness that is deeply moving. And I rarely read biographies, now wondering why...#readingbiography #readingwhiletravelling #booksilove… https://t.co/CXxeeAwDEU