Apparently, my University has a policy to not allow seminar class changes for students if the reason is simply that it clashes with their part-time job. Except of course, it isn't a simple matter. The fact a student has to work part-time is normally a good indication that they don't have money on tap coming…Read more Urgh! University Timetables
When I hear people declaring that they hadn't revised during the holidays and that their exams are coming up soon, the first thought that enters my head is "why the hell didn't you!" Sorry. Perhaps they had something going on, a family matter or personal issues but those who didn't yet still remained in their…Read more That Time Of Year Again..
One day I was reading a post's comments and a person had said: "you're the most mature sounding 19 year old I have seen!" To which the blogger replied "haha that made me laugh, I haven't even done my GCSES!" This is one of the great things about blogging.People's opinions matter and are discussed, without…Read more The Joys Of Blogging
That feeling after a day of productive revision, when your mind feels exercised and a part of you is looking forward to the approaching exams, when the sun still hasn't set but you have completed your tasks for the day and you lie back, relaxed. Unbeatable.
It's the time of the year when students all over the world begin to prepare for the great event known as the summer exams. It is a bit disheartening to realise I have been through this process for the last four years and that I will continue to go through for at least the next…Read more Easter Break’s Revision Mania
"I need your help" my friend said to me today. I waited for a request to look over some work or something of the sort but instead he said, "Motivate me." I looked at him quizzically, wondering how on earth I was supposed to help him with that. The problem with motivation is…Read more Don’t ask me to motivate you, ask yourself.
Dreams are important. Not the scary, exciting or ahm x-rated dreams that you encounter as you drift off to sleep but the dreams and aspirations you have about your future. Well, night-time dreams are also important but that is another topic altogether. I particularly love the quote: The greater danger for most of us lies…Read more The Importance Of Aspirations And Dreams
I hear someone laughing. I can hear them from my bedroom as I sit on my Manchester United duvet covers while they chuckle at the absurdity of this teenager worrying about money. “Problems? Bah, you will know problems when you come to my age son. For now you can stick to worrying about fashion and…Read more Age..ism?