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The Return No One Asked For

And like the Winchester’s, I rise from the dead to pump out meaningless content (of course I had to start with a Supernatural joke, what do you take me for?) 291 more words

A Step Back

Seeing as I haven’t blogged in a while, I realise that to come back with a text that is very different from my previous posts , is slightly… odd– to say the least– but I realise that this blog is primarily to keep my (half empty brain) engaged in something I enjoy. 212 more words


Uni: Making the Most of Open Days?

Today I attended my first open day at Cardiff University. Although I’m not particularly interested in going there, I wanted to make sure I made the most of my day, as a guide to the other open days I’ll be visiting. 447 more words

Sixth Form: Expectations vs Reality

I’ve now been at sixth form for 7 months, and thought it would be interesting to compare my expectations of sixth form to the reality. For those hoping to start sixth form next year, this might help diffuse some potential fears. 434 more words

What I Wish I Knew Before Starting College

So it’s getting close to the last few months of my college years and my, it’s been a journey. I loved college for its freedom, relaxed environment and social aspects (I mean, who doesn’t?) But there are some things that I just wish I knew before I actually began college and perhaps it would’ve been just a little easier. 572 more words


A home away from home

MOVING to University is a daunting, yet exciting stage in a young person’s life. For me, I got the luxury to experience studying at one of the UK’s best Universities, as well as meeting some amazing people who I have no doubt will be in my life for a very long time. 593 more words


This post is part of the A to Z Challenge. This year, I’ll be writing about people, places and events that I encountered and experienced when I left home for the first time to live in a residential college for two years. 234 more words

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