2019: The Year of ‘Brave’

January 1, 2019 2 min read

It’s the 1st. The first. The first day in a new year on this planet. God, I’m happy 2018 is over. It was a challenging one, last year. A challenging one and frustrating one and joyful one, all at the same…

Starting Over

August 18, 2018 2 min read

What a difference a month makes. As I sit writing this, a month ago to the day I was spending my last night in a house in Manchester with my boyfriend of almost 5 years. The man who, up until only…

The Dimmer Switch: Falling Out Of Love

July 1, 2018 2 min read

Falling out of love felt like the flick of a switch, but in reality it’s more like the gradual turning down of a dimmer. Things start brightly, so brightly. Your sun is shining with such veracity that it illuminates even the…

Thank You, Binge Eating

June 27, 2018 4 min read

  (Illustration by @lauravennison of @notplantbased)   **Content Warning: this blog post talks about disordered eating and Binge Eating Disorder. Please give it a miss if you think this might trigger you.**   I’ve spent a long time hating my binge…

The False First Step

June 20, 2018 5 min read

  A podcast mic Domain names Social media handles Gym memberships Books, so many books The perfect top/dress/shoes/outfit What do all of the above have in common? They’re all things that I’ve bought, but not taken action on, because I thought…

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