Taking a Gap Year

It’s that time of year again when people have to start worrying about personal statements and university applications – and even still trying to decide what course to take. I had this exact problem two years ago when my school started giving talks on personal statement writing and where to apply – and I still […]

Read More

August Catch-Up

  I doubt that I’m not the only one who can’t believe that September is already upon us, but I for one can’t wait for Autumn. It feels like Summer barely even happened – especially with how fast the year is going – but Autumn has always been my favourite season. It’s not too cold, […]

Read More

Reflection

Exactly one year ago today I got my exam results and was officially done with school – yet it doesn’t feel like a whole year has passed in the slightest. Today’s been quite a reflective day for me in that respect, thinking about what I’ve done and achieved in the year since leaving school. While […]

Read More

Applying to Study English Literature

It took me an absolute age to decide what I wanted to study at university (my indecision is actually the reason why I’m taking a gap year at the moment), but when I eventually decided, it turned out I made the wrong choice! I originally applied to do joint English Literature and German Language, but […]

Read More