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July 2020

July was interesting... I had really bad hay fever and I was kind of expecting to start work a lot sooner than I did. It was a really weird, bitsa kind of month...

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June 2020

June began with me finally admitting that my mental health is not okay. And finding a way to get back on my feet. Which also included reading… a lot. Series White Hot by Ilona Andrews (Hidden Legacy #2) Wildfire by Ilona Andrews (Hidden Legacy #3) Diamond Fire by Ilona Andrews (Hidden Legacy #3.5) Magic Triumphs…

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May 2020

I really got into the swing of quarantine in May. As weird as that sounds. I got the house sorted out. I got lots of reading done. I started exercising more. Which then meant I slept better. Which meant that I had more energy for reading… it was a good month. Non-fiction Human Development by…

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April 2020

April was the serious beginning of quarantine in Australia. It was also the point at which I ceased being a PhD student… it was insane, intense and weighed heavily on everyone’s mentality. Poems Heat by Melissa Lee Shaw Series Little Women by Louisa May Alcott (Little Women #1) Sm(B)itten by Delilah Devlin (Night Fall #1)…

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March 2020

March was hectic. And I was stressed. So I read a lot. Poems Inferno by Dante Alighieri Non-fiction Invincible Microbe by Jim Murphy & Alison Blank Series PS I Love You by Cecelia Ahern (PS I Love You #1) Sweep of the Blade by Ilona Andrews (Innkeeper Chronicles #4) Iron and Magic by Ilona Andrews…

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January 2020

January was an interesting month. It was hot, the month started with everything on fire and I was going to try and be a little more controlled with my reading. It kind of worked. And I did get a lot done. Not a bad start to the year...

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December 2019

December was a "fun" month. I had a major crash with my health, but still had a tonne of stuff due. It was stressful. Add that to the fact that it's the silly season... it's been an intense month. But, I'm getting there. Here's to the new year and new beginnings! At least being so sick gave me a bit of a reboot on my life, priorities and work...

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November 2019

I have been insanely busy. But, it's meant that although I have been doing lots of fieldwork... I've also been mostly at home. So I've managed to do a LOT of reading...like a lot a lot. It was actually a pretty good month for reading. Just bad for sanity and sleep...

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October 2019

October was super, super, insanely intense. I had annual review due. I had fieldwork to do and I had a wedding to be in. So I ended up sticking my nose in a book as much as I physically could... because what better coping mechanism?

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