As a second year student who is studying Creative and Professional writing, you would think that I would always have a pen in my hand or a laptop on my lap, scribbling or typing away. It would surprise people that this is not exactly how I spend my days. Since the age of around about … Continue reading Getting into the habit of writing
This is my blog I worked on for UWE Bristol's platform UWE Browzer! I hope you enjoy my tips! Whether it's your first time living away from home or not, moving into a whole new space can give you a mixture of feelings. There's no doubt that it can be quite daunting, especially if … Continue reading How to decorate your uni room
Let’s catch up!I know I said that I would be doing these blogs more frequently and have got some drafted, but I have just come back from a lovely sun-filled holiday where we all promised not to be on our laptops/phones to spend some time together as a family … and I have been … Continue reading I have news!
Exam stress, surprises and a bit of down time
Does anyone else at uni feel like there is a mountain of work for portfolios lately? I have only one exam at the end of the last semester, meaning that the rest of my portfolio coursework is going to determine if I get back onto my course next year. Now, I have never, even in … Continue reading Work Load
Exercise the mind If there is anything I have learnt last semester is that there are countless methods to help you grasp creative ideas. Even though you may have your own unique way, by letting yourself try new thing and venture out from what you would usually do is so helpful if you hit a … Continue reading Cross-training your brain
I was in two minds about going back to Bristol...
Yes, I confess, I am a procrastinator and no, I can't help it...
Dealing with demands as new chapters begin Life is full of pressures, there’s no doubt there. There is no way anyone can go through life without feeling stress or difficulty because that’s just not how it is! However, life is full of many curious and beautiful things, dogs, pizza, sliced bread – but sometimes we … Continue reading Pressure
A blank mind is boring and frustrating
Winter blues and inspirational slumps I think it’s fair to say Autumn came to say hello and then just ran away with us, a Halloween party and then it was gone and all of a sudden every where is star-studded with Christmas lights and festive markets. University really does go by so quickly and now … Continue reading Thoughts on writers block
To anyone who has tried blogging before – did anyone tell you how many times you would rewrite your first blog before even posting it? To all of the people who have yet to start a blog – no one … Continue reading A first time for everything