A call comes from one of your community leaders informing you that there will be a meeting to create a new local group on Saturday evening and that you are invited to attend. Politely, you reply that you will try your best but as you put the phone down, you smile to yourself knowing that…Read more You Ain’t Having My Time!
Central London is a bit like Istanbul. Oh don't be silly you say, there's no way the two cities can be compared when on one side you have stunning, glorious, breathtaking ancient architecture and the sparkling Bosphorous whilst on the other there are simply glass buildings with lights glinting on the top at night and…Read more How Much For Some Coke?
So what has been going on in the life of A Worried Student? Well apart from the ceiling crashing down in my bedroom as mentioned in my previous post, life has simply been screaming: "Aaah university is alot of hard work!" The jump is huge. Those people who said that A-levels are harder, I am…Read more The Life Of AWS
I was extremely excited about a job that I had applied for. It was a tutoring position at a tuition centre which paid well. After going through the process of having an interview and a lesson trial, I was feeling fairly confident about getting the job. Finally I could do away with the underpaid position…Read more Dashed To The Ground
Well that is perhaps stretching it but yesterday I did visit A centre of television. Sky News HQ in Isleworth is a sprawling complex of buildings which are all terribly confusing unless you know exactly where you want to go. The name of a person is not enough as there are many different receptions. I…Read more The Centre Of Television
If you could enter your desired profession without a degree, would you still go to university or college simply because you love the subject? This is a question that I have asked myself, especially since yesterday's post got me thinking about what our perception of education is. As we know, university degrees have been taking…Read more If You Could..?
I've just completed my A-levels and like thousands of students across the country, I will be going on to university this year. However, the ironic thing about this is that from a young age we were taught to work hard in order to achieve well in education but now the tune has changed. Apparently university…Read more The University Conundrum
Dear World, Everywhere I go, you tell me that money is not what life is all about. You keep on saying that there is more to life than earning countless amounts of wealth. You attempt to show me that my mind should not be worrying about paying for things and that I should live freely.…Read more Dear World, I Need Some Help
Sometimes budgeting can be stressful. Especially when you are uncertain about a few things in your life such as whether you want to continue working in the same financially unrewarding job that you have been for the past two years. For me, budgeting is not optional but a necessity due to the fact I have…Read more Budgeting Woes Are Turning My 18 Year Old Hairs White!
We live in a world where it is not acceptable to ask your family for money but it is deemed okay to ask a stranger. We are extremely willing to hop down to the bank and get ourselves into deeper financial trouble but would never even dare to ask our own relatives. I make this…Read more Is It Wrong To Ask For Money?
So today I decided to test out my spray paints properly. I'm not really a YouTube person but in order to get some inspiration, I had to venture into its offer of spray paint tutorials. After typing in spray paint for beginners, I came across a nice little explanation of how to create a 'galaxy.'…Read more Spray Painting!
I recently bought a bike and although I previously had one, that was six years ago when the money came out of my dad's pocket instead of mine. This time round, it is all different so its safe to say that I have learnt a few things. Deciding which bike to buy can be a difficult…Read more My Experience With Biking