…somehow I ended up reading about linguistics, and it was here that I came across a French word that immediately sparked my interest and proceeded to spread across my social media accounts. The word is déspaysement, and it means to feel disorientated in a foreign country – not in a good or bad way, but more in the sense that one feels like a fish out of water. … More dépaysement.
The #MeToo movement is growing in response to the sexual assault allegations in Hollywood. But is the hashtag truly supportive or cathartic to the victims who use it to reach out, or does it do more harm than good? … More for me, it was necessary.
Warning – very personal. … More a double-edged sword.
Every uni student will be familiar with the ‘pinch point’ of the semester; that moment when we look at everything that needs to be done and think, “Shit, how did I end up in this situation?”. It’s the moment when we realise we have piles of work still waiting to be given the TLC they deserve. … More feeling the pinch.
Hello there and welcome to 2017! Let me explain what’s been happening since the end of last year, and discuss those dreaded new-years resolutions. … More 2017 – a new me?
I’m almost finished with my first year of uni, and I can’t believe how quickly the year has gone. Bear with me as I reminisce on my first taste of life as a uni student and an adult. … More 10 Weeks From Now…
This one is new. This is all about me, my journey and how I got to where I am today. Stay tuned for some serious personal divulgence, and if sob stories aren’t your thing turn away now. You’ve been warned. … More And now for something completely different…