We tend to run on this petrol of nerves that we need to have an answer when someone asks us about our job, hobbies, and relationship status. Continue reading WRITING LESSON 6: WHO ARE YOU AT A DINNER PARTY?
The gate at Trinity is not just an entrance to a college, but a guide’s territory that can’t be invaded by another. Continue reading TOUR TALES: THE WILD WEST OF TOUR GUIDES
Every day on my walk to Broad Street I pass men in cassocks in St Giles – there is something quite sweet and Disney-worldly about it. Continue reading OXFORD: GOD IS IN THE PUB
“WHAT ABOUT THE HUSBAND? THE KIDS? THE HOUSE RABBIT?” Continue reading 31: THIS IS NOT GOING TO PLAN
No matter how hard I tried, I couldn’t quite get the knack of moving my body into a state of seduction. Continue reading THE NIGHT CLUB: AN AWFULLY AWKWARD AFFAIR
It’s when someone in your class is getting a round of applause for a paragraph they’ve written, that you begin to see how people become arseholes during Monopoly. Continue reading LESSON 5: WRITING’S NOT A COMPETITION -BUT ARE YOU WINNING?
Having an audience following you around is fabulous when everything is going smoothly, but not so fabulous when you’re being yelled at. Continue reading TOUR TALES: ANGRY LADY WITH LANYARD
When Hermione opened her egg sandwich on the EuroStar, I was reminded of why I don’t do group holidays. Continue reading AMSTERDAM: A FRIENDSHIP TEST
Now, there are many life skills I picked up when growing up with brothers, one being that, the quickest way to solve a dispute is to physically attack your opponent. Continue reading THAT TIME I KICKED A MAGDALEN BOY
We don’t help ourselves either, especially when we’re in our roll neck jumpers and jotting things down in our Moleskins notebooks. Continue reading LESSON 4: GET OVER YOURSELF
…we’ve resorted to picking our soul mates in the same way we would get a table on eBay… Continue reading DATING APPS: THE DEATH OF THE MEET CUTE.
Teenagers care as much about Oxford, as I care about the Grand Prix. Continue reading TOUR TALES: SUMMER SCHOOL REVIEWS.