Formula one has captured the hearts and minds of millions over the last few years. It was a sport that, only a few years ago was on the minds of far fewer, but now you can’t go on social media without seeing some mention of it. Netflix in their series ‘Formula one: Drive to Survive’ has created interest not just in the sport, but in the people involved, the managers, the … [Read more...] about What can other sports learn from Drive to Survive?
Archives for March 2022
Do you ever think about sleep? Scratch that question, do you ever think about sleep when you first wake up in the morning after brushing your teeth and getting dressed and you’re just about to leave through the front door? I do. All the time. However, as hard as it is to leave your bed in the morning, you can always remind yourself of the fact that your bed will be there … [Read more...] about When the zzz’s disappear at dawn
Foscadh, a new Irish language film, has hit theatres across Ireland and it is a beautiful masterpiece. Directed by Seán Breathnach, Foscadh follows the story of a man in his late 20s named John who deals with loneliness after his mother passes away. It is implied that John is neurodivergent throughout the film as we see him struggle with social relations, but it is … [Read more...] about Foscadh: A New Irish Film That Will Take Your Breath Away
Wow. There’s a change, I’m finally using my real name to write my student diary in this issue. I have always been a little embarrassed by it ever since I came to Ireland. Back in 2006, many people didn’t know where Ukraine was and that we were a completely separate country and nation to the Russians. I was very insulted multiple times across my life in Ireland but I never gave … [Read more...] about Life in Limbo: Ukraine edition
I am going to take you to the southwest, where time stands still, and the scenic and lively landscapes entrap your mind. You truly feel like you have entered another world. Welcome to the western end of the Dingle Peninsula, Co. Kerry. We began our travels in the charming town of Dingle. The sunshine highlighted the warm and welcoming colours of the buildings. You will find … [Read more...] about Discovering the beauty of Dingle’s Slea Head Drive