Today is results day for college students in the UK. It's the day when they find out whether they've been accepted to university or not. So, in light of today, I thought it would be appropriate to publish this post. I'm nearing the end of my educational journey, and this is what I've overcome. Enjoy. … Continue reading Life beyond education.
Last month, I was fortunate enough to visit Oxford twice! Here is a collection of photos that I snapped along the way... Places I visited... The Sheldonian Theatre The Botanic Gardens Oxford Castle (The place where I watched Romeo and Juliet) Trinity College Having visited Oxford quite frequently within the past few years, … Continue reading Snapshots of Oxford…
August is upon us, and I've failed to achieve most of my summer blogging goals already. So, this is a catch up post. Where have I been? What has been occupying my time? To begin with, I've been socialising...A LOT. Having struggled with loneliness during previous summer breaks, I've made a conscious effort to see … Continue reading Life update: Where have I been?
Blogging had once came so easily to me. I had the creativity, and the overactive imagination, to write weekly, or at least regularly. I would be sat waiting for the bus, or mindlessly flicking through the TV channels, and then an idea would spark in my mind. An idea that would result in me typing … Continue reading The words that I cannot find.
Recently, social media has been filled with a constant series of bad news. However, although it can't fix the heartache that has been caused during the past few weeks, I hope that this post can be a light within the darkness. *Drum roll* Issue 8 of Scrittura has been officially released today! Although previous publications … Continue reading Scrittura literary magazine: Issue 8
I'm a feminist, and I hope that if you've taken the time out of your day to read this post,then you are too. It will come as no surprise, considering the success of the women's marches just a few months ago, that a new feminist wave is on its way. Being an English student who … Continue reading Being a Feminist.
In a world full of rejection, small successes, and dare I say, a bit of good luck, are hard to find. Yet, here I am, ready to tell you all that I have recently been blessed with both. For as of right now, I am the new social media assistant for the Scrittura online magazine! … Continue reading Small successes and a bit of good luck.