Earning a master’s degree has always been a goal of mine, but it was never really feasible in the US thanks to high tuition fees.
The tuition fees for international students at UK universities are equally eye-watering, so I’ve patiently waited 5 years to apply.
Whatever your age, likes, dislikes or occupation, there'll be someone for you in the lively London dating scene — it's finding them that's the hard part!
If you're looking for a new way to meet people in London, e Harmony has the answer.
In a recent study 23% of Londoners claimed that their favourite romantic story was Pride and Prejudice — ultimately a classic tale of the trials and tribulations of trying to find the right match.
I toy with the idea of asking my too-cool-for-school colleague if I can borrow some eyeliner but think better of it.
I’m running late and fire off a quick message to Ryan, checking they’re still there. He’s sitting in the window and my face breaks into a smile as I head for the door, push it open. The same jumper, the same trousers and shoes, the same hesitant smile.
I’m trying to crack open the more resilient pistachios with a metal knife. Our laughter turns to confusion when I hold up the intact shell.
If you're tired of getting half way through an evening and realising you and your date aren't compatible, maybe it's time to try something different.
London has the highest proportion of single people than anywhere else in the UK; on average close to 50% of the London population aged between 20 and 59 being single.
It makes me check my phone, prepare my line about needing to leave. Something about elephants in the room and wanting to acknowledge what happened, just to clear the air.