Hello there, I’ve been quiet on the blogging front lately. June was a very hectic month for a variety of reasons and I’m now focussing all my writing energies into getting some chapters written for my thesis. Sometimes we’ve got to be discerning about where we spend our time, and whilst the motivation and inspiration is there – I’m channeling it into my PhD. It’s going well so far! Despite this however, I’m delighted to say that I’ve had my first article published as a contributor over at Academic Mental Health Collective. One of my posts was featured here a… View Post

  Hello! For those of you who follow me – apologies for the lack of posts over these last few weeks. I’ve just returned from a month in beautiful Bali.It felt important at this point in my PhD to take some solid time out to recuperate a bit before launching into year two. I’ve returned feeling enthusiastic and excited – who knows how long that will last, but for now it is feeling fantastic to be home and back to work. The importance of taking time off for ourselves is so underrated and undervalued – but more on that in… View Post

I have a confession to make. Earlier this year I really, really wanted to drop out.  There. I said it.