Strengths and weaknesses

It’s taking me a while to convince myself that I’m not stupid because I can’t plot a graph. More accurately, that my ambition to be a research scientist is not stupid because I can’t plot a graph! It takes me all my time to get the scale on the axes (if that is indeed the […]

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When the cogs grind to a halt

These past few weeks have been almost unbearable. The deadlines came all at once and, coupled with additional life stresses such as having to find somewhere to live mid-April (not easy when you have a cat and require the assistance of the welfare state at some point in the near future, to make ends meet […]

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Add a little ADD into the mix

I seem to be emerging from my latest bout of apathy towards my degree, spurred on by the updating of my transcript. Up until recently, it still factored-in last year’s abysmal attempt at Environmental Chemistry, and subsequently displayed my aggregation score as low, thus equating to an overall fail. Even though I knew this to […]

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