Preparing for the next First Day

I have big news – I’m moving!

Well, at the time of writing, I can confirm that I have already moved, but it is the night before my first day in my new job at a University in Lincolnshire. So the big reason for moving starts tomorrow. Eek.

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Absence makes the heart grow… anxious?

Some context…

Anxiety is something openly talked about on the internet nowadays. Maybe not so much real life…but, hey, it’s a start. Someone on my Facebook shared this the other day and it’s really got me thinking; particularly, this little part in the intro – “the all-consuming monster that is Introvert Culture, and the enabling, garbled pseudo-psychology that is Tumblr Advice”.

Also relevant to this post – in my blog post a few weeks back, Lesson Learnt, I chit-chatted about social media and my pet peeves about unfriending people who you might not have spoken to in years, yah-di-yah, you can read the rant here.

All caught up?

So many questions have been swirling my mind, but, I guess, the main thing is…

Why are so many more of us insecure in our relationships?

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If I could go back in time

A-Level

Have you ever had assignments at school, where they ask you to write a letter to your younger self? I’ve been asked to do this a couple of times. I could never really churn out an answer. If asked to write a letter to my 16 year old self, I’d put in generic rubbish like:

“Enjoy school while you can, because it’ll be over soon! Stay away from that boy, make friends with that person, and pick a better twitter username!”

Eugh. The dullness is real.

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