The examples of 'my car broke down' 'my cat died' 'i don't even have a phone number' are not acceptable.
I was having a post-grad breakdown. I was having what others had described before me, but I never thought it was an actual thing.
Good News: You don't have to burn that £40 VS bra.
"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.
I know that many of my followers will have exams, revision or deadlines round about now. I understand how stressful this can be, being in third year at uni I've been through this a lot. And I thought I'd give you a few times on what you can do*. *Bare in mind that these might … Continue reading Look after Yourself (Exams and Deadlines).
They told me that university is full of diversity, but I never believed them. Call me a pessimist, but I wasn't looking at a business, I was looking at an education. They say uni will be the best experience, but that's how I describe Keele. I was stumped how to write this, but I wanted … Continue reading Diversity.
*Featured Image from - http://www.unesco.org - I don't own it.* Well, it is that time of year again. International Literacy Day provides such an important message. It states how important reading is and of course, how great books are. The World Literacy Foundation states that: In 1965, UNESCO declared September 8 to be International Literacy Day. … Continue reading I can’t live without books! – InternationalLiteracyDay
I do this usual post every year on how great uni is and what a life experience it will be, but I never get down to my actual opinions on university, and how grades have defined us for our life. I have never felt the smart girl, and I'll tell you that right now. I … Continue reading Why Grades will Never Define You
I could be rich for the amount of times I've mentioned I'm a feminist, then people have rolled their eyes and looked at me as if I'm a totally different person. Hold on, I'm not going to take off my bra, say it oppresses me and then burn it. I'm also not going to blame … Continue reading When you sigh at the word ‘Feminist’.
It was never glorious when they fought in the dirt, and died on the fields. When mothers heard of death, and fathers didn't return home. It was never glorious when children ran from bombs, and slept scared at night. The war was real, but we see it now as a glorious time. We romanticise the … Continue reading It was Never Glorious (Spoken Word).