#metoo: 5 Things You May Need to Hear Right Now

The #metoo campaign, started by Alyssa Milano after a post on Twitter gained instant attention, has been flooding social media over the past few days. My feeds alone have been chocca with friends and acquaintances¬†posting…

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Fandoms and Fictional Characters

I’m crying. It’s not even 7am* and I’m crying. I mean, look: Oh, right, some context would be good. This is a shot from Supernatural S13 which premiered last night. I’m yet to watch it…

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What Is It About Growing Up?

What is it about being freshly 30 that makes it feel like you just turned 90 instead? I swear, my knees are creaking and judging by my 9:30pm bedtimes I’m only a hop, skip and…

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It’s Good to Talk

So World Mental Health Day was yesterday and I joined people in my immediate circle and online in talking about mental health and the importance of talking about it. But I’m posting today because mental…

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Great Big Things

Whenever you read those lists about ‘giant, life-altering things’ you always seem to see two in particular: moving house, and getting married. Well, we’ve managed to do both in the space of 30 days. I…

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