Life update

The other day I had a thought, a rather significant one. It was just an ordinary day, I spent most of it at the library and in lectures, but as I was walking home from the tube I realised something: I’m happy here. Don’t get me wrong, I do sometimes feel homesick, I miss my mum and my friends, but I am much happier here, now, than I have been in quite a long time. It felt really good coming to this conclusion. I may have lost an iphone and a clump of my right eye eyelashes since I’ve been here, but I’ve got new friends, a gorgeous running route through Hyde Park, a possible crush, a renewed love for physics, an addiction to Boots/Superdrug and so much more…
At first it was hard to find a balance, I got so used to having a lot of free hours everyday to nap, read, cook etc, that I couldn’t handle a busy schedule… (which explains the lack of posts here) Now, I seem to have settled into a routine and most importantly I figured out how to read while standing in the tube, so hopefully November will be a much better month for reading.
Here’s a quote from the book I just finished, Her Fearful Symmetry by Audrey Niffenegger, (review is coming, I promise) about London that I liked:
How can you be bored? You live in London! You’re breathing the same air as the Queen and Vivienne Westwood!
About these ads

About bookworm

My name is Maria and I'm a Mediterranean girl living in Oxford and London. I'm a physicist and a bookworm, I adore fashion and I'm a keen baker. Get to know me better at http://justabookworm.com/about-me
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to Life update

  1. Carmen says:

    Being is happy is good!

Penny for your thoughts (not really)

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s