Age is a number, but never a limit. Unless you make it so, or want it to be. (E.g. “I’m too old to handle a hostel dorm! I’ll just book a hotel instead…”) That being said, (prospective) undergraduates these days feel so incredibly young. As somebody who worked a UG open day event the other … More Observations to Round Out My Month of Birth
… what is this? Need help? Have a clue! It lives in the building whose “front-porch” view is as follows: Guesses in the comments! First correct answer wins the glory of being RIGHT. Whoa. More pictures from this mid-week intervention to come. Alongside fanciful details about the object in the top photograph.
I was originally going to write a far more frivolous title, but did not wish to bring anybody here under false pretences. After spending a couple of weeks re-setting up camp and getting started with work (academented post coming later), I have decided to step up the museums game a notch. Inspired by Miriam Clifford, … More Weekend Intervention!
Day the First-and-then-some – August 17/18th 2013 *pictures will be added asap!* Since I have actually received the feedback sentence “use fewer words” on my drafts, this diary will be bullet points and casual wording only. I am presently sitting in a massive flat in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, PRC, still slightly woozy, but fairly happy … More Fieldwork has to start somewhere
A piping hot slice of life-pie (vanilla cream optional) before this blog returns to its intended nature. We all need some slack sometimes… In 12 hours time (approx. 10am BST) I anticipate having mild but solvable difficulties stowing my life into the car, before I set off for greener yet rainier (according to BBC Weather) … More T minus 12 hours until take-off