Types of Flatmates You Should Expect to Meet at University

If you’re looking forward to university but the idea of living with strangers for a year is creeping you out, or you’re just trying to grasp an idea of the kinds of people you might live with, then this is the post for you. I’ve lived in University halls – twice. So I’ve lived with two very…

Visiting a Category-B Prison.

I went to prison, voluntarily, as a visitor. Not to attend visitation hours to see an inmate, rather to take a tour of the facility. To say the least, it was interesting; and not exactly what I had initially anticipated. The notion of prison is often faded and blurred. It’s not as simple as a…

Gap Year: Keeping Busy

I feel like the wait for university to begin in September is ever so slow. Perhaps it’s because i’m ‘waiting’ for it. Instead I guess I should be getting on with life and maybe the time will arrive sooner – who knows. When you think of taking a gap year, you initially assume, summer jobs,…

Problems With Writing

I didn’t think I’d hit a wall with writing so soon. I mean, I have several little ideas and drafts running through my head, but none of them seem blog-worthy, yet. I guess you could say that I’m waiting for a bit of inspiration. From somewhere, someone or something. I find that posts are better when…

Leaving University

*Tries to hide shocked face by taking a deep breath* “Oh, that’s… ha… why did you drop out?!” -the reaction I get from almost anyone that finds out I’ve dropped out. I questioned my choice of institution several times over the course of my few months at university. Even before I had moved there, I…

An Introduction

Hi, I’m Fyza. and telling me to write about myself probably counts for the second hardest thing you can ask. Second to, what do you enjoy doing?. Not that I don’t have a common share of interests but to find the words to fit a norm of social activities is difficult. My interests are wider…