I hate exams. Unqestionably, I am not the only student to hold this opinion. Exams have the power to make you feel physically sick, nauseous, anxious, inadequate - give me your favourite negative emotion, and certainly an exam at some point in a student's life stands guilty of its cause. Often, it is not even … Continue reading About keeping sane during exam season.
Title shamelessly stolen from a Matt Haig tweet, https://twitter.com/matthaig1/status/825863215003336704. I will not hide the blatant fact that I have been experiencing something of a writer's block over the past couple of months. There is so much negativity in the world today - perhaps more than I had ever been conscious of at any point in … Continue reading The only thing worse than 2016 is that it was followed by 1984.
So it is now February, and I have not written a single post this year yet. Term 2 of my final year is proving busier than ever; primarily, this semi-writer's block has been spurred on by a shockwave of deadlines, which have been (miraculously!) met with varying levels of quality. Nonetheless, I am still standing and … Continue reading What makes a scientist?