The battle for women’s equality is not going to be easily won, sometimes it feels as if the inertia is outweighing the progress – but that’s what they want us to think, so we press on!Read More The Anniversary of #MeToo and the inevitable inertia it’s created.
With the news of yet another tragic suicide in reported in the press today, I felt I wanted to say something on the subject, but wasn’t sure how to frame it and a normal blog post didn’t feel right, so this is a bit different from me.
This is dedicated to all the people who try to be strong for everyone else. Please let’s all notice those people.Read More The River and the Rock
I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, we have been so conditioned about ‘our place’ in society that even in the face of the worst male crimes against women, we still look to transfer the blame onto our own sex – or at the very least, we tend to accept when told, that a woman was the root cause of the issue. This conditioning is costing lives and it’s time to make a change.Read More Male entitlement and the legend of the prick-tease
I was sat on the tube a few weeks back and a lady sat opposite me. She must have been late fifties – early sixties and she looked so confident and together. I promised myself that one day, I’d be just like her…Read More Hello! My name is…
Fat shaming, slut shaming, mum shaming, body shaming… Nowadays it seems if you’re not shaming or being shamed, you’re just not living. My aversion to the shaming phrase was instant, and it’s gotten more intense with its growing use – here’s why…Read More This lady’s not for shaming
Until I started to make a note of all of the noise in my head, I didn’t quite realise how many questions I had – and how many opinions – no wonder I’m constantly overwhelmed, it seems there’s a lot going on inside what I’ve always considered to be a pretty basic brain!Read More And So, My Blogging Journey Begins…