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
I posted recently about my newest challenge! Training for triathlon! So far it's been a blast! And actually last week I was so keen on reaching the adrenaline high that I thought I might be getting addicted... I pushed through every wall, every barrier. If the coach said you could stop early if you felt … Continue reading Too Hard Too Fast