“They bullied me for being fat, being different, liking different things and then when they got wind of the fact I liked girls, that’s when the physical abuse started.”
Everyone says it, I know, but each time it’s been said to me, I’ve just brushed past it like ‘yeah, I know’ and not thought much more of it. I wish I had thought more of it. This last month has been one of the hardest times I have ever been through, but the whole thing… Read More Life is too short
It’s September, the summer has passed, and thousands of students are about to descend on Scotland’s cities to return to university and college. For the ‘fresh meat’ it can be quite a daunting prospect. Moving away from home for the first time, being forced to make friends – and enemies – with people you’ve never… Read More Starting Uni: The survival guide!
It’s been a long, long summer for students up and down the country – myself included – but the time has finally come to move back to the cities, settle in and get ready for another term of ‘hard work’. Many have already moved back, I did it this weekend passed, but yet it feels… Read More Where is my beloved SAAS?
We live in an age where it’s all about us! It’s all about what we want and all about what we will get out of something. We never do anything if we don’t get anything in return, I mean, why would we? I’ve just spent the last four months working away from home – again… Read More We never do anything for nothing
We all need a break from time to time, and that’s exactly what holidays are for. We focus far too much on working and doing things, when really, every now and again we should just stop, and do nothing for a bit. After finishing first year of university, that’s exactly what I decided to do;… Read More It’s good to take a break
Young people are the adults of tomorrow and it’s important that we, as a society recognise that and prepare our young people for that duty. Too often youths are slated in the media and by older generations but the reality of what young people are is far from that. Young people are bold, they are… Read More Why it’s important we recognise youth achievement