Second-year Physics student Habibah writes about what she is doing to stay busy and creative at home.
Like many of you, until last month, I’d been craving a little sunshine to go and explore the London scenery. I was anticipating eating out, going shopping and inviting friends over to my new house for a housewarming party. But with the global situation changing so suddenly, plans were cancelled, as were exams.
During lockdown, I know many of us may feel like our world has been turned upside-down, like all our hard work over the last year has come to nought. Being indoors all day, it’s easy to lose perspective. What’s the point anymore? I have nothing to do now is what many of us are thinking.
Actually, lockdown is the perfect time to start a new leaf and do things a little different. With so much time suddenly on our hands, let’s not waste it! You’ll be surprised how much you can do if you look around. Here are some ideas:
Lockdown is also a time to think and be grateful for what we have. Let’s remember those less fortunate in our prayers and stay positive! Keep busy during this lockdown and you’ll be surprised what you can accomplish!