Diary of an MW student – part 52


How quickly technology can change. You may have read the recent stories about the latest rollercoasters – it seems that no sooner does the world’s scariest rollercoaster appear than a scarier one is announced. The newest one to be opened is called The MW Dissertation, and is one of the most notorious rides ever. Very few people get to have a go. Those who do, report feelings of sustained nausea.

I first started working on my dissertation in autumn 2011. Earlier this year I decided to abandon all of my work to date as it became clear I hadn’t satisfied...