All posts tagged attention

Towards a Cure for Comparing.

My personal favourite name for my generation is “Generation Comparison”. The internet has made the world a smaller place and we are literally littered with information about what the person […]

The Baby-Faced Boss of POD-X: Interview with Hazera Chowdhury.

“I’ll have a watermelon smoothie please,” says Hazera Chowdhury to the bar staff. I met with her in a rooftop café in Bethnal Green for our interview. Hazera chats away […]

Sidelined

If you don’t live in a hole in the ground, you will have been confronted with the media coverage on Nassar, Weinstein, and similar monsters on a daily basis over […]

‘Smart’ Drugs – What do they really do?

Statistics vary wildly with regard to the extent of their use, but no doubt anybody in academia will hear about the use of attention-improving drugs such as modafinil and ritalin. […]

‘Condolences’: Interview

“I want it to be instinctive” Queen Mary Theatre Company’s New Writers’ Festival is being performed on the first weekend of March. To celebrate one of the society’s best festivals, […]

Damn Those Legs!

Seriously, damn those legs! What is it about legs? One thing many people I hope can relate to is the leg issue. I’m not one for dresses and skirts, I […]

The Myth of The Well-Wisher

A well-wisher is defined as ‘a person who desires happiness or success for another, or who expresses such a desire’ (oxford dictionaries) – which is probably one of the most […]

Sex Tapes and Leaked Nudes

It seems so strange that a video of a couple having sex is enough to launch an empire. Why do we, as a society, react the way we do when […]