January
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January

Well. January has certainly been a month, hasn’t it? You’d have to be willfully ignorant to not see the state the world is right now; home and abroad is in chaos and it’s all so overwhelming that I’ve had to shut myself off from most social media for a while just so I can breathe. On a smaller, less globally terrifying scale, I have a few goals to work on for this year: Get focused on my studying and finish…

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The current state of mind
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The current state of mind

I am in love with this mug. But it is also a very accurate statement of my feelings lately.

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It’s still January
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It’s still January

January is always a mixed bag for me. On the one hand.. yay it’s a new year! I can make plans for the coming months so I have all the things to look forward to and oh my god look there is a slither of light left in the sky when I leave work because spring is on the way! But also… my last paycheck was 5 weeks ago and I still have a further week to wait for the…

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Hello 2016
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Hello 2016

I’ve never been big on New Year celebrations. Going out with friends, even to the local pub, can prove too much for me (I can’t handle it) and even hanging out with family can get me stressed. So instead of going to the grandparents with other family, my brother and I stayed at home, watched a horror movie, then stood and watched all the fireworks from an upstairs window with cups of tea in our hands. It was nice. And…

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Another year
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Another year

Well I turned 31 at the weekend. Which feels weird. The actual act of turning 31 one doesn’t bother me (and I had a very nice day of it) but I’m struggling to come to terms with the fact it’s already been a year since my last birthday. A year. A whole year. And I’ve done… nothing. Things have happened, of course. My best friends wedding, my road trip to Scotland (slightly disappointing as it was) and that time I……

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