The perks of being a PhD student… (or 2 reasons why I believe PhD theses are a waste of time)

file0002062790027As some of you might know, I am currently finishing my PhD. For those of you wondering what that means: it’s all about spending endless nights behind your computer, skipping meals, neglecting friends and family, smashing your keyboard into pieces and working off your frustrations on your partner. But all of this is for the greater good! After all, I’m writing a 150-page book that no one will ever read, filled with stuff that I already explained multiple times. Wait, what? Continue reading