michael hanrahan

Writer’s Block

“I don’t have time to do that, I’m a Leaving Cert!” – It’s been the go to excuse for the last year now. We’ve gotten out of housework, and other nuisances. And I for one haven’t mowed the lawn, cooked or cleaned in months. Another good one was – “I need to take a break from study, I’ve …

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Since I started blogging I have made it clear that I will be applying to UCAS but to my surprise so will a large number of you also. I never realised how the people who know exactly what they want to do early are the people who apply to study in Britain. More often then …

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Settling in

Only today have I truly realised what a great year this will be. Leaving Certificate 2011, is now a rather attractive reality with only 273 days left to go. I have now finished five days as a Leaving Cert. and the school experience is on the way up. Worst thing is though that if this …

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