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mental health personal

what they don’t tell you about knowing your worth

The other week, I celebrated two years officially single. There’s been ‘things’ and ‘talking stages’ in those two years, but no official relationships. A year ago, or even a few months ago, this realisation would’ve triggered a panic – that I’m unlovable, that people will judge me for not being in a relationship, that I’m […]

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personal uni

things i’m going to miss about uni

Now that I’m coming into my last six weeks at uni, I’m thinking a lot about the things I’m going to miss. I’ve genuinely loved the last three years, and I don’t feel ready to graduate. Especially with so much of my uni experience being hampered by the pandemic, I’m already feeling starting to miss […]

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personal uni

i’m scared of graduating

It’s really hard to get my head round the fact that I’ve nearly finished my degree. I have three weeks left of lectures, 10 weeks left of my degree, and about 11 left on my student house tenancy. Or, to count it down in another way, 8000 words left of assignments til I’m free. My […]

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mental health personal uni

some thoughts about depression

I went into my 20th year, and more specifically my final year of uni, feeling overconfidently optimistic. My birthday was in May, around the time the restrictions of the first lockdown were slowly beginning to ease, and things generally seemed good. None of us had any real idea of how hideous the next nine months […]

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personal

hi, i guess

Welcome to my blog! That’s a scary thing to say but I’m just not going to think about it too much until it’s too late to regret it. I’ve started this up because, frankly, I have a lot going on in my head and on our daily walks I suspect my friends may not always […]