Category: Events

Poetry performance at Stafford Poetry Slam – October 2018

My first time at Stafford Poetry Slam, I performed this poem in the first round. I  went through to the the final, where I came second. I haven’t done many slams before, despite writing since childhood, so I am very pleased with the result.  Trying to decide what poems could fit with this event, I…

3 years towards an MA degree in Online Journalism. Graduation day!

What does it mean to graduate a Master’s degree at a British university, as an adult migrant student?  Studying for 3 years as a part time student, facing difficulties and financial struggle, but enjoying great academic teaching and environment, I revelled in my recent graduation. Achieving the MA in Online Journalism with Paul Bradshaw equals reaching the summit…