Weeks 85 and 86: Chapter revisions, Fasting and Baking

The whole of last week was devoted to revising a chapter. I am used to rushing to meet deadlines, working intensely for long hours, but I found revising, going back over content repeatedly, much tougher than writing the first draft. The longer your to-do list, the more you tend to avoid it. Spending time reading […]

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Week 84: Tasks in parallel

I didn’t send the quick sketch version of my draft to my supervisor in the end. Instead, I spent the whole week describing the relevant dimensions of my framework and building the structure of it.   Transcription Transcribing audio data is really time-consuming. My supervisors often tell me that I shouldn’t waste time in transcribing unnecessary parts […]

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Week 83: A sketch of the framework and Focaccia

This week wasn’t as productive as last week, but it was wonderful that I had a coffee break with my PhD colleagues. We discussed our research progress and gave advice to one another. I explained that I have been setting up a provisional framework and also reorganising my literature review chapters. One of my colleagues, […]

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