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Holiday & General Life Update

Sorry for the infrequent blog posts, didn’t realise how tough this was going to be, especially when you’re on holiday. But here I am!

I’m afraid that I don’t have any cool sandcastle pictures to show you guys as the sand at our regular beaches just isn’t up to par for some reason. 264 more words

Meeting within Periyar Tiger Reserve

Just a few days ago, I went for the first time to the Periyar Tiger Reserve in Thekkady, which is one of the most important national parks in Kerala. 352 more words

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A Fitting Anniversary Surprise

Five years ago last week several of us moved to Kerala, India to begin what is now Raxa Collective. Sometime in the first year one of us took a photo of a… 197 more words


Scholarship Boot Camp, or: Why I Love My Job

His name is Jared.* His sandy blond hair is tousled, and he looks like he’s spent a lot of quality time outside this summer. Jared is really interested in structural engineering. 708 more words

Paying For College

Tips On Writing A Personal Statement For Law School

My experiences over writing a personal statement for studying law started out to be really bad. However, it improved greatly with practice to the extent I was “made aware” of the consequences of plagiarism.   1,211 more words


The Personal Statement that got me into Medical School [OR a sketch dump because I haven't posted anything in a year :) ]

So.. it’s been over a year since I last posted on here. But, a lot has happened, some of them good, some not so good. This post will tackle one of the good things that happened in the last year; one that I’m truly happy about. 1,463 more words


Whale Shark Encounter

In celebration of International Whale Shark Day, which is August 30…

I’ve posted previously about ecotourism ventures focused on iconic marine species such as sharks, manta rays, and sea turtles and how such ventures can be linked to protection of the species involved. 911 more words

Personal Statement