Abbie Cavendish Third-year French and Italian student at the University of Hull

I started writing in my second year of university because I had lots of university assignments that I wanted to put off for as long as possible. I caught the writer’s bug and have since written and edited for over six publications, mostly with a current affairs or opinion stance as I seem to have quite a lot to say. I am currently living abroad as part of my French and Italian degree and can be found blogging at