Tag Archives: academia

The Seven Elements of a Creative Personality (Lifehacker)

I’ve been reading an article on Lifehacker about the personality traits normally exhibited by creative people. These include hunger for originality, volatile personal relationships and “being a pain in the ass.” In other news, bears have begun their protest at … Continue reading

Posted in Rant, Short Thoughts, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Be Prepared!: How To Prepare For Exams

Lets face it, I’m not an academic by any stretch of the imagination. I’ve never gotten consistent grades in anything. The subjects I excelled in throughout High School were things you could argue I had a natural talent for (mainly … Continue reading

Posted in Rant, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

To Academia, but not about her…

We’ve just had the least festive christmas season I can remember. Don’t get me wrong: I’m grateful for having had some time to kick back and hang out with the family. But with the weather having essentially brought most of … Continue reading

Posted in Dissertation, Rant | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment