The Breakdown Chronicles Pt 1: I am good enough.

In most domains, I think I come across as confident, bubbly, positive and enthusiastic. And for the large part… I am. But it’s no secret that very few people are truly consistent with exactly what they showcase on the outside and like everyone else, I too fall into that category. Eight weeks away from my final examsContinue reading “The Breakdown Chronicles Pt 1: I am good enough.”

Things I have learnt from four weeks in Psychiatry.

Insanity is a state of profound self absorption. -Siri Husvedt, A Summer Without Men  The background is this. I started my fourth year in Medicine a month ago, and my first placement has been in Psychiatry. Psychiatrists are doctors who specialise in mental health… this is different to psychologists who have learned the theory of mindContinue reading “Things I have learnt from four weeks in Psychiatry.”

The Buzz.

“To realise one’s destiny is a person’s only obligation” – Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist There is such pressure on us in the world in this day and age to do what we love. Anyone reading this right now is probably reading it from a computer. I’m going to take a stab and say you mightContinue reading “The Buzz.”

The Annual Revision Period Psychoanalysis.

So it’s been a day and I can’t keep my fingers off the keyboard. Looks like I’ve contracted an acute bout of Blogacythaemia- too much blogging excitement in my bloodstream. I’m currently in my study period for my upcoming exams in a couple of weeks time. And every study period, as most students know (workContinue reading “The Annual Revision Period Psychoanalysis.”