Tag Archives: Education

Update from Wonderland: May Edition

I’m only twenty day’s late with this update. That’s not too bad. Apologies for my silence. Between work, research and classes, I have zero time for anything that’s not making me money or getting me through university. I’m in the … Continue reading

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5 Quick Tips for an Enriching Student Experience

People are surprised when I tell them I’m a student. I’m not what they think about when someone mentions a student. I think that means I’m too sober for them. The student lifestyle has become synonymous with binge drinking and … Continue reading

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An MA English Update

Recently, I haven’t been feeling myself. Writing anything is a labour, so forgive me if this doesn’t make sense at any point. The job hunt is getting me down. But what has me soaring on Cloud Nine? I started my … Continue reading

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Update from Wonderland: September Edition

I am very sorry about my radio silence over the past month. My laptop is having some serious issues with my favourite sites. It wouldn’t even let me tweet. But whatever meltdown my laptop was having, it seems to have … Continue reading

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10 Things Nobody Tells You About Graduation (Featuring Pictures of the University of Sunderland Graduations)

The past three years of my life has flown by. I have met so many people I am thankful for. This post is not for them though. This post is for you; the people who will graduate soon, or those … Continue reading

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5 Things No One Tells You About Going To University

In light of the fact I’ll be graduating with First Class Honours (don’t look at me. I’m still in shock), I thought I now have enough credibility to do a post like this. So first, a little story about when … Continue reading

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Reflections Upon Turning 21

It’s been a few busy days, my dear readers. Spectral Visions was followed by my 21st birthday, which was then followed by me receiving my results. Of course, in true Stephanie fashion, this was all topped off by me falling … Continue reading

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An Update from Wonderland: June Edition

Hello, dear readers! It’s June! And as is traditional here at Aspiration and Might, it’s time for a monthly update on my life. I worry that after I finish all of the degrees I have to do that I will … Continue reading

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What To Do with a Degree in Creative Writing

I suspect I was asked to do this blog as a taunt, but I’m told more often than not that my degree is useless. I think the worst time was someone a lot older who belittled the degree in such … Continue reading

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An Update From Wonderland: May Edition

To anyone doing their time at university, they know why May is a big month. Dear readers, this is the month I’ll finish my degree. This is my last week of teaching, and over the next two weeks, I have … Continue reading

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