All posts tagged control

Pathfinder Student Ambassador Programme – all you need to know

As a final year student I am constantly bombarded with the same question: ‘what are you going to do after university?’. To be quite honest with you, I don’t know. […]

Black Mirror: Bandersnatch Review.

Down the rabbit hole we go. I’m not ashamed to admit that I’ve spent hours watching Charlie Brooker’s Black Mirror: Bandersnatch. It’s safe to say I’m a hardcore fan even […]

Personal Platform: The Boy Who Thought He Was A Bumble Bee.

This short story reflects on Schopenhauer’s philosophy. Schopenhauer famously suggested that life is a perpetual cycle of suffering and boredom. We are never satisfied, because the ‘Will’ (the drive within […]

Personal Platform: ‘Caged Woman No More.’

My cage gapes wide open at the door Never have I ventured outside my confinement before What strange sentiments churn at my core My heart palpitates for more- Than the […]

B more creativ wiv langwidge.

Dogmatic. Dogged determination. Dog dog dog. Why do these words have to include the word dog? Since when were dogs so opinionated or determined? Of course, I know that ‘dogmatic’, […]

Everyone thinks I’m overly dramatic when I’m stressed. When an octopus is stressed, it eats itself. Now that’s overdramatic: International Stress Awareness Week.

So, the UK is a pretty stressed out load of people. I can’t be the only one that sometimes feel like, I wake up stressed, I get ready stressed, I […]

Film, Music, and Photography: Revisiting Control (2007)

“It’s all happening boys.” Most people’s familiarity with post-punk band Joy Division comes from the album cover for Unknown Pleasures (1979) that has been widely used, to put it mildly, […]

Is demonetising in India going to control corruption?

On 8th November 2016, the Indian government demonetised high denomination 500/- (rupee) and 1000/- notes which were no longer to be used as legal tender and instead introduced a new […]

If talent is absent, passion is still power.

I was lying on my couch chilling at home (as you do being a student) while watching an old-school episode of Charmed and I got to thinking about talents. TV […]