Preparing for my final exam: The edited draft

Hey, guys. I was very unhappy with the first draft after I had had some time to mull it over and sleep on it. I now give you the new and (hopefully) improved version. I can’t really tell because it’s very early in the morning now, and I haven’t slept since last night. I have…

Welcome, Wednesday

So we’ve finally made it to Wednesday, which means the worst day of the week, Tuseday’s done with. And yes, while I can’t cite sources on this, Tuseday is the worst. It’s the day after Monday, so whatever energy you might have had after the weekend’s rest’s bound to be running short by now, and…

Playing around with Heat Wave

That UFO that kept following me ’round Ireland’s up today, beaming down, reflecting upon the endless, white layers of snow outside. And I’m inside working on an exam. I can tell you this; I’d rather be getting a tattoo. It’s actually a more pleasant experience by far, than explaining chi-squares, samples and trying to wring…

Work in progress: Have a look

So, I’ve finally started putting my thoughts on the Northern Ireland conflict down in text, and not a day too soon. I am looking to do a paper on the Trubles in light of theories on forms of violence, limiting this to Galtung, Bourdieu and Foucault. We’ll have to see how it gets on, though….

If you want to see a rainbow you have to learn to see the rain.

True spoken by two of our contemporary thinkers’ finest: Paulo Coelho and Dolly Parton. I finally made it through some very rainy days (figuratively speaking), and finally passed the exam I’ve been struggling with, and not only passed it. I went from failing one after another, ending in total nervous breakdown the week before my…