‘I am in Ecdysis…’

No, I haven’t become ‘too big for my boots’ since becoming an Open University student.  I discovered the word ‘ecdysis’ today and thought how accurately that process describes how I’m feeling right now.  For those of you who are unaware of the word, it is of Greek origin and describes the process of shedding the […]

‘Feel the fear and do it anyway…’

So I have…I’ve  joined the Open University and will be studying an Access course with them.  I have to say, they were very prompt in sending me my course materials!  Three days later and still thinking ‘what the hell have I done…’, my course materials were delivered to my door. Just to update you all […]

‘I couldn’t take it any more…’

It was a Thursday evening, nearing the end of the week. I don’t remember why I was hit- what I had done to cause your fit of rage. I’d say – nothing much, if anything at all. But that night, like many others, you told me I had to stay in my room. “My room” […]