June 2017 Wrap Up

Like, did I actually a) blog and b) do a wrap up post?? Blame Cait @ PaperFury for inspiring me. (Photo by Katherine Hinzman) Reading I finished ADAMANT by Emma L Adams. Thoughts/Mini Review? 3 1/2 out of 5 stars. I liked it, and the characters were quirky, but it was a pretty chunky read, … Continue reading June 2017 Wrap Up

8 Things I’ll Miss About Reading Town

Now that I’ve started winding down from university, and namely living around universities, I’ve been thinking about what I’ll most miss about that atmosphere. Potentially the first in a series. A photo from the main Wantage building across the second quad to the second set of room where we stayed as first years. Walking to … Continue reading 8 Things I’ll Miss About Reading Town

Photo of the Week: River Sightings

This Sunday, I took a trip to the 'enemy camps', so to speak. Having many friends and an ex in the league of Oxonions (ie. those who are or have study/ied at The University of Oxford), I am strongly on that side of any - fictional or otherwise - rivalry between the two best-on-league-tables UK … Continue reading Photo of the Week: River Sightings

Mental Illness and Me (Video)

Check out my friend Irish Sword’s comprehensive vlog about living with mental illness from the point of someone who experiences certain disruptions to life, but is not officially diagnosed. This is a topic close to my heart, and I love the way with which Sword tackles a sensitive topic.

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7 Quick Takes – 6 Types of Assessment

Since it's been a hectic couple of weeks for me in my third year of uni (at the fabulous University of Reading in the UK), what with this being my dissertation* term and having deadlines Friday, Monday, and Thursday, I thought I'd take the opportunity of the Quick Takes list to describe a bit about … Continue reading 7 Quick Takes – 6 Types of Assessment

7 Quick Takes – Essays, Time-Management and God

Let's pop over to This Ain't the Lyceum to see how everybody's been doing this week. ~1~ Firstly, it is this little blog's fourth birthday! I'll admit that it's been a less-impressive run than the last couple of years in terms of blogging, but on the other hand, I have got things done and my … Continue reading 7 Quick Takes – Essays, Time-Management and God

7 Quick Takes – Back to Uni, Dancing Around, and Events Galore!

Phew, I forgot how busy being at uni was. It's been a long first week, but my laundry is on and my room has been tidied, so I can finally sit down, have some 'me' time and blog. You can catch up with the other 7 Quick Take Friday bloggers over at This Ain't The … Continue reading 7 Quick Takes – Back to Uni, Dancing Around, and Events Galore!