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Writing a Personal Manifesto: Getting Started

I’m attempting to write a personal anthem, a manifesto, a statement of my Why’s.

To help with the formatting and basic structure, I did a little poking around online. 595 more words

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Personal Statement

Personal statement

Personal statements are hard. Your limited to 4000 characters including spaces and paragraphs, that equals literally one A4 page. In that small, restricted space you are meant to sell your self to the best of your ability, it’s your one and only chance to show the university that they want you and that you will be an excellent student for them. 607 more words


Umberto Eco, Come To Kerala!

I have excerpted the first two paragraphs, and the last two, of a delightful and delightfully odd book review in order to finally extend an invitation to Umberto Eco that is long overdue. 815 more words


How to write a great personal statement

Struggling with how to word the personal statement in your CV? Click on the Open Colleges infographic below to get some tips. (Used with permission.) 10 more words

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My Writer's Block

I want to write.

I want to write and write and write. About something new each day.

Here’s the problem. I’m running short on ideas. And by this, I mean I don’t have any ideas at all that I feel really inspired to write about. 715 more words


Writing A Personal Statement ... Is Actually Harder Than I Thought

Writing A “Personal Statement” for Grad School is 10x harder than I originally thought. I’m on my 5th draft, and my 7th rewrite ( I can’t even tell you how many revisions I’ve made – I’ve lost count… 65 more words

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Personal Statement.

This afternoon I have been looking at personal statements.

I have been looking at the UCAS personal statements as I need one to apply to any teacher training courses. 136 more words