big issues, life, thoughts, university

Don’t close that door…

So I have been considering some of the reasons that certain groups experience disadvantage. For example, I've talked about daily microagressions in The Everyday Racist, stereotypes in I am not your maid, and privilege in Check your privilege. Whilst there are definitely many systemic issues and wider societal institutionally ingrained discrepancies. In certain situations, I… Continue reading Don’t close that door…

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life, university, vlog

VLOG: surprise birthday trip

So today is my friend Zoe's 21st birthday. We have literally been friends since the first day of first year of University. We have lived together for the past 3 years and honestly, she is one of my closest friends. Birthday's are such a strange concept as it is essentially just a day just to… Continue reading VLOG: surprise birthday trip

life, reviews, theatre, university, vlog

VLOG: The curious incident of the dog in the night-time

So this is going up a few days later than I would like as I've been super busy but last week I went to see the curious incident of the dog in the night-time. I was on an internship in London so decided to give myself a little after-work treat.... https://youtu.be/iP7g-YKsMQg I had an amazing time… Continue reading VLOG: The curious incident of the dog in the night-time

advice, life, thoughts, university

Talk less, smile more

I was recently in a seminar on company law at university when the seminar tutor told me to be quiet and let others speak. He said I should "give a chance to those who needed to spend more time thinking before they answered and did not want to impulsively put their hands up". Anyone in… Continue reading Talk less, smile more

advice, life, thoughts, university

Say NO to this…

So after what was the most amazing summer of my life, I am now back at University for my third year. It feels like only yesterday that I was writing about freshers on here and now I'm nearly finished. All my fellow musical theatre lovers will have noticed the 'Hamilton' reference in the title. It's… Continue reading Say NO to this…

life, thoughts, university, vlog

VLOG: A week in the life

This is my twentieth post on this blog! In the tenth post, I did a vlog of my trip to Canada last Summer. People seemed to like that so I thought I would make another one! Here is a week in the life of Dammy... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4iiD3wW06bE&feature=youtu.be   I definitely think I prefer being behind the computer screen rather… Continue reading VLOG: A week in the life