The examples of 'my car broke down' 'my cat died' 'i don't even have a phone number' are not acceptable.
Before one of my exams last year, I woke up talking about case law
The stress about my future, the content bad cloud over my head... and I saw so many of my friends lose faith in themselves time and time again. I saw so many people fall at the first hurdle and struggle to get up. It was so taxing on everyone trying to claim that all important degree.
Your 'First Time' is probably scary, and filled with many expectations, but you shouldn't put too much on it... Many people will share their 'First Time' stories, and how it was nothing they expected. It was far from what they expected. Everyone is warned about losing their 'virginity' (I write it like that because I … Continue reading Why your ‘First Time’ is not what you expect.
I am not disappointed. Why would I be? I passed my degree with a 2:2. Yes, this gal actually managed to gain her degree, however it didn't come easy. My road to this end was long, difficult and painful. Many people would say that a 2:2 means nothing in the world, but I politely (see: … Continue reading I am Not Disappointed.
It has been three long, difficult and challenging years. However, as I have reached the end of my degree, I wonder how much I've learned from university. I wonder what is to come next and how my 21st birthday has shaped who I am. A degree is by no means easy, and is definitely not … Continue reading Finishing a Degree and New adventures.
Featured image from Stacey Dooley Investigates: Mums Selling Their Kids For Sex. For as long as I can remember, Stacey Dooley has been one of my favourite documentary presenters. Her work has inspired me to see the world from different angles, consider my privilege and try to use my privilege to speak for those who can't. … Continue reading Opinion Pieces: Stacey Dooley uses her privilege for good.
"One of the penalties of refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors" - Plato. Voting is something I've always found close to my heart. I believe that everyone should exercise their right to vote. Something I'm especially passionate about is young people using their vote. To discuss … Continue reading Young People NEED to Vote.
And here's why... I'm blatantly sick of the people who say they dislike 13 Reasons Why because it's boring- can we just discuss this for a moment. How could you find this kind of programme boring? I believe it's because we're made to face what actually happens in life, how people are treated and how … Continue reading 13 Reasons Why Should make You feel Uncomfortable.
I find the society we live in today to be a strange one. And, current situations and affairs have made me slightly irate. I never have understood why other peoples past seems to matter than what other people have gone through. I mean, let me tell you this... No one has it easy in this … Continue reading I hurt, I have a past… but so does everyone else.