Hey, guys! A few of you asked me to keep you updated on my new life here in Leicester and, you'll be pleased to know, things have been going great so far! Despite my initial nerves (I think 'nerves' is an understatement, I was pretty much having a meltdown), I seem to have settled into … Continue reading I’ve been here one week!
I haven't mentioned this in ages and I know it's not book related but I had to vent my excitement...as some of you might be aware, I got a place on a postgraduate course at the University of Leicester this September. Last week, I finalised my accommodation and all that shizzle... ...and now I might possibly have … Continue reading Exciting times ahead for Jazz
Some of you may remember my little existential crisis from a couple of weeks back. After some much-needed comfort and advice from family and friends (real life and virtual alike), I decided to apply for an MA in TESOL (Teaching English as a Second Language). A lot TESOL jobs in the UK want applicants to … Continue reading So…
Despite being an avid reader now, I really struggled with some of the set texts at university. I took a Victorian literature class in my second year and when I saw how colossal Dickens' Bleak House was, I just laughed and put it back on my shelf, opting instead to rely on Google Scholar (which … Continue reading Forgive me, my many, many unread university books