Life is a tapestry. Flowing, running, wild - yet when you look back and examine it closely - there are countless intricacies, details and patterns that hold it together and add to it's beauty. Every human has their own beautiful design. Their own beautiful tears. Their own beautiful genome. The patterns are not always visible … Continue reading A Creative Scribble
I have a very distinct memory of being absolutely beside myself as child. My mum, being concerned with my emotional outburst (and probably not knowing what else to do) asked me to write down what she could do to give me a happy life. I stopped crying and began to put pen to paper, my … Continue reading Happy?
In an age of social media, and constant connectedness- we're sadly becoming more and more disconnected from the wisdom and insight of the older generation. It's no secret that life is a lot different compared to what it used to be. But what was it really like - and what can we learn? The first man … Continue reading Maybe It’s Because Their Parents Didn’t Let Them Climb Trees
My friend and I had been discussing a topic back and forth for a while recently before we came to a conclusive agreement. The topic was the issue of pride, and whether pride- and feeling proud- can ever be good. I had initially set out with the mind set that no, pride in itself cannot … Continue reading Pride in Achievements: Good or Bad?
I was on the train travelling back to Loughborough yesterday evening. I had to take a few unexpected changes due to delays, but I was grateful in the end that it resulted in some very chance and interesting meetings with others. The first person I met was a graduate student who studied in Manchester. We were sat … Continue reading Why Corbyn Makes A Great Leader: The Strength of Personal Conviction
Freshers need to know that they have choices. As my friends and I were praying for the new intake of students this year, these words really resonated with me. In amongst the world of hall rivalry and almost cult-like community, it can be hard to know this truth for yourself as a student coming to … Continue reading Freshers, Sheep and Choices
So I was out with my nana today for some lunch and catch-up time before heading back to university. Throughout the day several events sparked a definite trend of thoughts in my head and I thought I would share them with you here. While eating the best salmon sandwiches known to man (thank you very much … Continue reading Life Stages