I've moved from a community I grew up in, a place where I could call home for many years. I used to say hello to people in the corridors and people would greet me, peers and teachers alike. I may not have been Miss Popularity but people knew me by what I had done for... Continue Reading →
The thing about literature that I love is how different people can interpret things different ways. A key feature of the Harry Potter fandom, other than the fact that our fandom is ever present, is that people are still presenting new theories and ideas, head canons and symbolic features behind JK's work. I believe that we've... Continue Reading →
There are so many paths life can lead me down yet I only get to choose one - or rather I only end up going down one. Some trails in life are brightly lit, paved neatly, however others are obscure and narrow, as well as quiet. Most are drawn to wide open plains with clear... Continue Reading →
Today, I stood on stage and received two awards for the end of year Awards Presentation Assembly. Just last week, I had completed my Duke Of Edinburgh Bronze 'Adventurous Journey' and three days ago I received the fantastic news that I achieved a distinction in my Grade 4 Trinity Flute Exam. At the minute, 'model... Continue Reading →
I'm feeling very inspired by a friend of mine, who spoke recently about something I never thought would come up as a relevant topic for a speech. As I have a chemistry test for tomorrow, I think this is a perfect time to write about the stress of living the Asian life.
The past generation has messed the planet, now we've have to fix. But we're gonna push it to the next generation because we believe that they're gonna fix things because they have the technology and they have the brains to do it, just like the last generation did. My friends, we are not saving the planet, we are saving the human race.
So now, it's exam season. And everyone hates exams. Well, you’ve got the few odd balls who love exams (NOT ME. HONEST.).
One of my favourite playwrights is William Shakespeare, and his quote here is absolutely true. One of the most annoying things about love is that you expect your significant other to be there for you, but sometimes, that is the root of your heartache. It doesn't necessarily have to apply to a context of romance,... Continue Reading →