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You start the year full of energy, expecting to read and enjoy a wide variety of texts in the coming months. As the first weeks begin, you get to work like any other university student. But soon enough, a few things become apparent… 1. Some people seem to think your life is like this: Comments you hear upon the utterance of the words “English literature” are: “What exactly do you do in your course?” “So you just read books… Read More

I wish my university started on September 1st. Then I could at least pretend that I go to Hogwarts… (Source) This time last year, I was about to start my first year at university. I was excited but also nervous. Some of my fears were silly, others were realistic. At some point, I made a list of all of them, deciding to return to them in a year to see if they had been realised. Right now, I know that another group of… Read More

I only started university last week, but already, I have learnt a lot. Here are some things I picked up during my first week… The first thing people ask you is not your name; it’s your course. Therefore, you will say the name of your course at least five times a day for at least the first week. When you meet people with whom you have neither your course nor accommodation in common,… Read More

The Fangirl Verdict

Completely biased reviews and fangirling

BTS TRANSLATIONS

(do you, bangtan / do you bangtan?)

Ellie's Letter

thoughts and aspirations

KAIRA THE BOOK GODDESS

a reader in a rough

Echo Edition

personal blog, musings, and ideas

Readingat3am

Books, reviews and discussion