My Favourite Things: January 2019 VS January 2022

My Favourite Things: January 2019 VS January 2022

In January 2019, I published a post titled ‘A Few of my Favourite Things’. It was inspired by a thorough reading of Mark Radcliffe’s Reelin’ in the Years: A Soundtrack to Modern Life, where he included an erratic list of his favourite things.  At the time I thought it was both cool and insanely original. [...]

Reset and Rejuvenate | The September Challenge

Reset and Rejuvenate | The September Challenge

Two years later, a September with no institutional education is an odd feat.  Despite no longer being instructed to scribe Dracula essays, I still view the start of the school year as a period of reset and rejuvenation.  Big picture goals and yearly aspirations can begin to form while smaller (but no less important) monthly [...]

Life After University: What I’ve Done Since Graduation

Life After University: What I’ve Done Since Graduation

You were told university would mainly consist of sex and shots.  Studying would be a side-hustle when the session was involved!  You were assured you’d be lapping up tequila from belly buttons on your first day and drinking with new friends from far-slung corners of the country on the second.  Booze and boys would go [...]