the 8 stages of getting a tattoo

Tattoos are seen by some as quite cool, and by some of my friends as something their mother would genuinely kick them out the house for. Last November, in the midst of a mid-degree crisis, I decided to bite the bullet (needle?) and get my first tattoo. I went down a fairly basic millennial route and got a sunflower on my side – but shut … Continue reading the 8 stages of getting a tattoo

“so, what are you doing after graduation?”

“So, what are you doing after you graduate?” – the question that brings a tear to the eye and vomit to the mouth of every finalist. I don’t know about you, but every single relative I speak to seems incredibly keen to ask me this at least 3 times per social occasion, pushing me into a spiral of existential dread. The truth is, I don’t … Continue reading “so, what are you doing after graduation?”