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The Amateur Barista

Call me a cliche, but as a PhD student part of me thinks I should at least know how to make a good coffee. As someone who enjoys drinking coffee, and who is in the demographic of people who usually end up as career baristas due to sad statistics concerning postgraduate employment, it seems pertinent… Continue reading The Amateur Barista


Travelling In Japan for 28 Days

Japan was...amazing. In wonderful, and not-so-wonderful ways. I could wax lyrical about everything I've learned, and write whole chapters about my experiences, but for now here's just a bullet-point list of the things I learned while travelling from Sapporo in the north to Naha in the south; For the love of God never allow your… Continue reading Travelling In Japan for 28 Days