Category: University life


Days come Days go Days stay the same Work Study Repeat Work Study Repeat Perhaps I should have considered The implications of my latest grand plan Sure I can study each evening 2 hours no probs peeps. ummm…… Turns out I can do Just… Continue Reading “Monotony”

BuCket List Item Done

My masters is complete I’ve wanted it for years It started as an MBA When I was just around ten. I made it through my schooling My MBA far ahead I did a Bachelor of Science And I thought my dream was dead I… Continue Reading “BuCket List Item Done”

Sadness settles in


The leap to study is quite daunting For those who have not done it before. Give up your income Give up your job Spend 4 years not working much at all Give up your weekends Reading peer reviewed articles Try not to sleep through… Continue Reading “Graduating”

A holiday night

It’s 8:24pm On a week day holiday night I’m tucked up in my newly made bed Sore feet resting up for tomorrow’s plight. They’ve been sore for a good three weeks now And they will for another few days delight With their pain and… Continue Reading “A holiday night”


Why do I work all day Family in the afternoon Study for 3 hours each night? Turn out the light exhausted And promptly drift to sleep? I wonder why each night As I set up for my effort Dragging my tired brain Logging on… Continue Reading “Wonder”

Oh Postgraduate

I’ve always wanted a Masters Of what, I did not care. I’ve dreamed and looked up courses And plotted as I dared. Now I’ve finally started. Two assignments in. The joy has started to wear – a little thin. I still quite like the… Continue Reading “Oh Postgraduate”

Me time

I work full time As a teacher The day is rarely done at 3 I then get home And get the dinner Feed the dog And finally get to w.. After I chase the kids to bed It’s time to log onto uni On… Continue Reading “Me time”

The wee hours

I toss and turn I’ve work to do Marking maths And writing too I’ve got an assignment That’s almost due I feel like I’ve nothing Else to do. I toss and turn and finally give in Plug in my computer And the day begins… Continue Reading “The wee hours”

The 80s soundtrack

The music goes round my head Michael Jackson Billy Gene A little bit of Bill Collins thrown in   Sweet child of mine Living on a Prayer   Come on Eileen Beat it   Girls just want ta have fun Burning down the house… Continue Reading “The 80s soundtrack”