The Awkward Guide

In every situation in life, there's always a way to make a tit of yourself

The Awkward Guide To The Hairdressers

Getting a haircut can be a risky business. Especially for an awkward person. Aside from the fact that you actually have to trust another human being to not take away … Continue reading

08/05/2014 · 1 Comment

The Awkward Guide To Videocalls

Which would be called the Awkward Guide to Skype but in the interests of not getting sued is called the Awkward Guide to Videocalls instead. There is something about the … Continue reading

24/11/2013 · 1 Comment

The Awkward Guide To Moving Out

Life is generally quite full of doing peculiar things. Moving out is one of them – an occasion when we decide to put all of our stuff into boxes and … Continue reading

17/09/2013 · Leave a comment

The Awkward Guide To Bumping Into People

Living in a very small city, in which most of the people you know tend to be walking along the same sort of routes at the same sort of times … Continue reading

02/01/2013 · 2 Comments

The Awkward Guide To Facebook

This one was bound to happen eventually, and seeing as The Awkward Guide has just recently joined Facebook itself, now seemed like a very opportune moment to ponder all of … Continue reading

30/11/2012 · Leave a comment

The Awkward Guide To Moustaches

Feminists and Freudians can debate penis envy ’till the cows come home (presumably when the cows get home they would tell them to stop arguing and talk about something more … Continue reading

24/10/2012 · Leave a comment

The Awkward Guide To The Opticians

For those who have managed to side-step shortsightedness, this may be slightly lost on you, and for that I apologise. But spare a thought for those of us who spent … Continue reading

21/08/2012 · Leave a comment

The Awkward Guide To Growing Up

From the time our juvenile mouths learned how to form actual words, and our small baby brains learned how to put these words together into something roughly resembling a sentence. From … Continue reading

04/04/2012 · 4 Comments

The Awkward Guide To Romance

Well, seeing as my love life would greatly resemble Bridget Jones’ Diary if you took out Colin Firth and Hugh Grant, I’m probably not the right person to be giving dating … Continue reading

14/02/2012 · 1 Comment

The Awkward Guide To Body Language

According to Wikipedia, and also Will Smith in ‘Hitch’, about 90% of everything we’re saying to people isn’t being said with words but with our bodies. For an awkward person … Continue reading

19/10/2011 · Leave a comment

The Awkward Guide To Conversing with Real Adults

As students we are caught in a No Man’s Land of age categorisation. We are no longer children, in the sense that we do occasionally manage to do our own … Continue reading

28/08/2011 · Leave a comment

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