The Evolution of PhD Writing

Three years is a long time and many things change as we learn and grow along with our thesis. Ana describes how her academic writing changed since the first year of PhD…  It is November and social media, as well as my pending panel report, cause me to think about writing more than usual. About…

Theses, Novels and Other Hiccoughs

Ever since I can remember I’ve had a certain natural inclination to write literature. However, having spent most of my life in educational institutions, I seem to have acquired some academic skills too. Now in the third year of my four-year PhD, I still get asked whether I really think it possible to be both…

We Need to Talk About Writing

In case you haven’t guessed from the #AcWriMo hashtag flooding your social media channels, November is the Academic Writing month. Yaaay or naaay? Hmmm… How it all began… When I was starting university, I didn’t really think too much about writing, I was keener on listening and reading about all those interesting topics in the…