Welcome! (Or if you're a returning visitor, welcome back). Welcome to my little corner of the Internet where I pretend I regularly write blog posts and upload them. Wow, what a crazy thought, eh? In all seriousness, the reason for my lack of updates or posts in the past month or so is due to … Continue reading Things I Wish I’d Known Before Starting University
To continue my little life series, I thought I’d make a post about how to start off the ‘University Journey’. Sounds nice and easy, doesn’t it? Well, we’ll see. You might be under the impression that your University life begins on the day you move into your student flat, or the day your place gets … Continue reading Finding the Uni For You
I’ve spent most of this morning (it’s currently just gone midday) in bed, either on my phone, or stubbornly refusing to acknowledge the outside world by pulling the covers over my head and pretending that nothing else exists. And a large portion of my mind is still screaming at me to do that. I seem … Continue reading Hitting the Wall
A few weeks ago, just before I was supposed to go and visit my first choice university for an open day, I decided to defer my place. If you don't know what deferring is, it's a process students in the UK can do where they ask for their university place to be saved for the … Continue reading Put it Off
Just remember, I hate writing this just as much as you hate feeling obligated to read it. I'll assume that if you're reading this you, like me, are quickly approaching exam season (shock! horror! sacré bleu!) and are flailing around in a river of tears, like me. If so, fantastic, you've reached the right post. And … Continue reading Top Five Study Tips!
At the start of this academic year (about a month and a half ago), I swore to myself that this year would be different. I swore to myself, and everyone around me (mainly to give myself more of an incentive to actually do it) that I would change. I would do all the things that … Continue reading “Insert-Motivational-Quote-Here”
My past month, while settling back into college life and studying and getting my head round the fact that this is my last year of necessary education - ever, has been filled with one thing. UNIVERSITY. Ah yes, the word that sends jolts of fear through everyone in education under the age of 18 in … Continue reading The Ever-Looming Present