21 and Graduated

21 and Graduated

Two weeks ago was the tangible culmination of three rollercoaster years finally coming to an end. When the exam season finally finished in May I didn’t quite know how to feel when I was still waking up at 6am but had nothing to revise or read…

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21 and RemainINg Hopeful

21 and RemainINg Hopeful

Today… One day I will look back and see that lived I through history. Although this might sound strange, history never looks like history when you are living it. Although I have tried to keep this platform neutral , today I felt, to put it…

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Let’s be Honest: 21 and Inside Out

Let’s be Honest: 21 and Inside Out

When I woke up the other day, I did just that. I woke up and I was fine. Granted, because of the looming pressure of final year, my sleep pattern was still a bit off and I still felt that residual tiredness that gradually adds…

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Let’s be honest: 21 and average

Let’s be honest: 21 and average

I don’t know if turning 21 somehow made things get real, really quick or maybe I just hadn’t been paying much attention. All of a sudden it feels like I have been hit with this wave of realization. Unfortunately, it wasn’t the type of productive or valuable realization…

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I Should Be Engaged.

I Should Be Engaged.

As I truly set off for my 20s this resonates with me and it’s so true that you sometimes don’t realise how empty your engagement with others has become when you’re so used to relying on a digital connection. It’s convenient but nothing can beat…

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Dealing with Disappointment: Confessions of a Law Student

Dealing with Disappointment: Confessions of a Law Student

So you’ve been working on this for a while. To add to the cliché you have been putting in the hours, blood, sweat and the occasional 3am breakdown. You’ve had your lucky charms close by, you’ve done your prayers and heck perhaps even opened a…

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