A Manic Few Weeks

The past few weeks have been a whirlwind! I have now completely moved out of Carlisle and come back home in Hertfordshire to spend time with my family and Cockapoo puppy, who at five years old is finally starting to calm down. I’ve been back for a fourth visit to the Warner Bros Studio Tour […]

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Magazine Module: Finished!

Producing an eight page magazine for one of my university modules was a number of different adjectives: exciting, fun, stressful, time-consuming, sometimes maddening. After weeks of editing and tweaking, it’s finished and I submitted the final piece yesterday. The brief was fairly open – all we needed to do was write three articles about wildlife […]

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Identification Key Assignment

For OMED4050 Interpreting the Natural World for Media, I was given the task of designing a foldout identification key for a species. I chose finches because birds give my life meaning and anyone who knows me well understands my unconditional love for anything with feathers.

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Taking the Plunge (and taking a while to resurface)

Tomorrow begins my fourth week at university. I did it; I passed my A levels and at the end of September found myself on the long road from Hertfordshire to Cumbria. Now I’ve settled in to my new life in Carlisle, where I’ve begun studying Wildlife Media, my dream course. I’m ashamed that it’s been […]

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