What is it about time that makes it so relative? Why a specific time of despair seems to drag on, but it whizzes by when you’re having fun. This has been a question I’ve asked myself at least once a week since starting University. I’ve been looking forward to an event, throughly enjoyed it, and I’ve… Continue reading Time
When you’ve lived away from home for a substantially long amount of time, home and Home are a confusing concept. When I’m at Uni, home is my house here in Newcastle, and Home home is back in India. But when I was home for Christmas, I kept calling Newcastle home in conversation. I had to clarify… Continue reading Restless
3rd Year is a whirlwind. After the Workshop, I was still yet to complete my summer project, and appear for the entrance test for graduate school in the States. With that done and dusted, my flatmate and I caught our plane to Alicante, Spain. We’d been planning the trip since June, and in the last… Continue reading Whirlwind
The Genetics Society Summer Workshop ( #gsssw2016 ) was absolutely amazing. Everyone present had some novel research to present, and it was 2 days full of mostly genetics talk. We had our individual presentations, team debates, and a few guest lectures. All in all, a great, stimulative event. But most of all, the company present… Continue reading Brilliant
I’m in Edinburgh for The Genetics Society Summer Workshop! From the one hour I roamed around the city, it’s so beautiful. High hills everywhere you see, and winding streets, and level upon level. So incredibly amazing. I can’t wait to meet everyone attending the workshop tonight at dinner. It’s going to be a completely scienc-y… Continue reading Edinburgh!
Have you ever had this feeling, when you know, just know it in your bones, that there’s something amazing waiting to happen? I didn’t know such a feeling existed up until a few weeks ago. It’s difficult to describe, but it feels like a glowing ball of anticipation, whenever you think of the foreseeable future. You… Continue reading Unsaid
After that absolutely miserable Friday, I’ve been up and down, but it seems to have slowed down. Not completely disappeared, but better. My friends came up from London and Manchester for a few days last week, and we went out bowling for one’s birthday. It was so good to see them after what seems like… Continue reading Hot N Cold