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Poem of the Week: Wild Geese by Mary Oliver

I didn’t find Mary Oliver’s Wild Geese. Rather, it found me, in the winter months of my first year at university. I’d never heard of Oliver’s work prior to that…

Why is ABBA ‘cool’ again?

Down a dark alley on a Saturday night, a warehouse fills with sequins. A disco ball, suspended from exposed pipes, reflects a sea of writhing figures. The air is thick…

Witchcraft at the University of Edinburgh

Content warning: mentions acts of violence and sexual assault. Edinburgh is filled with witches. Some are fictional, brought to life by the city’s favourite author JK Rowling, while others lived…

The Good Place

Holy shirtballs! The new season of The Good Place has landed on Netflix. Chidi, Tahani, Jason and Eleanor are back on Earth, unaware of their second chance at becoming “good…

A self-care guide for easing into autumn

It may have taken over social media one hashtag at a time, but self-care is more than candles and facemasks. In the aftermath of Freshers’ Week and the comedown from…