IF AT FIRST YOU DON'T SUCCEED, TRY, TRY, TRY AGAIN.

Don't tell me the sky is the limit, if man has walked on the moon
Dear blogging community, today has been a milestone in my life regarding to education. I cannot believe I have finished my first year at uni with really attractive grades. I mean, I was only doing a bridging course after I failed to get any offers for universities for 2009 after my HSC. However it took alot for me to reconsider wasting a whole year to re-do it all again. To spend countless hours perfecting essays, consulting the thesaurus, organising appointments with lecturers and tutors, driving all the way into the uni for a book or to hand an assignment in, all in a hektic year with my mother being so ill with her treatment. To start over again is a brave step and I am so thankful I did not give up on my academic ability and pushed through. I am so thankful to the University of Newcastle because without their Newstep program, I would be a very poor essay writer and (in my eyes a failure) working at Coles and not doing what I have wanted to do since I was 14 years of age, enter the design industry. Only in the past 2 years have I wanted and craved to become more creative and be the person inspiring others. I have come a long way and I have so far to go but I do not regret anything. I do not look back at my HSC grades and sob, instead I look forward to future success and opportunity which I hope will come to me in the coming years.
I have grown as a person, I trust myself, I believe in myself and I cherish all that I have

So my beautiful bloggers, if at first you don't succeed, try, try, try again.
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18 comments:

  1. Gorgeous quote and pictures.
    X, fashionnerdic

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  2. I just wrote this longgg comment and then the internet failed on me and now I dont know if you got it or not... oh i hate this!

    anyways in a shorter way I said:

    congratulations on your first year of uni being finished! I am very proud of you ! Seriously! I know how it feels like to hit rock bottom and feel like you can never start over again! But you must be a really incredible and strong person to have gone through all of that! and you totally deserve to have ended this year so well! :) xx

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  3. love these photos and the header drawings are so cute!

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  4. first of all congratulations!! and love the photos,so gorgeous and inspiring!
    I'm currently considering if I should be brave and take the creative career path and pursue my passion, so your words on how one must continue to try and not give up are very encouraging!

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  5. Aw I am about to bust a tear with your comments. You are all so sweet. Bloggers are most definately the cutest people on earth.

    ilyall

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  6. These photos are positively inspirational. Congratulations on your achievement! :-)

    www.stockingsandlingerieblog.com

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  7. Not only are these images beautiful, your achievement is awe-inspiring. CONGRATULATIONS! The way you described the milestone was very touching. Thanks for sharing this :)

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  8. We love your style!
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  9. wow, I listened to your music and looked at this pictures and read your text and I felt really good. thanks :)

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  10. congrats on a successful first year! i'm very happy for you. :)

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  11. well done, seriously. It sounds like you had a pretty hard time and I'm happy that you pushed yourself to get through it. Hope you have an absolutely wonderful Christmas!

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  12. really cute blog! love the title in this post! photos too!

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  13. Congrats on doing so well at uni this year!!!
    LOVE the photo inspirations!

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  14. awesome, cassie is just adorable.

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  15. Congratulations! These pictures are amazing : )
    Awesome blog btw.
    -The Trendy Fashionista
    http://thetrendyfashionista.blogspot.com

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  16. congratulations lovely one, your optimism is infectious... what do you study?

    love your blog! x

    www.wideawakethoughts.wordpress.com

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