Short answer: I haven’t a bloody clue. I’m aware that by even bringing the word ‘vegan’ into the online sphere is a death wish so this post may seem like a poor idea. Nevertheless, I’m clearly a maverick and so I enter this topic with reckless and carefree abandon. I am not vegan, vegetarian, pescetarian, … More How Do I Feel About Veganism?
I’ve been thinking more than usual about LGBTQ+ issues for a while now, probably as a result of seeing more people on Twitter and YouTube opening up about their experiences, as well as an increase in the mainstream media covering it. Riyadh from YouTube created a mini-series on BBC3 called Queer Britain; the news is … More What It Means To Be An LGBTQ+ Ally
It’s Friday night and you have two options: a night on the sofa with a glass of wine, your favourite movie and your comfiest sweatpants, OR reply to that text inviting you to head into town for the sesh. (NB: ‘sesh’ is a word I haven’t nor ever will use seriously, don’t worry) Don’t get … More An Introvert’s Guide to a Night Out
Mental health can affect anyone, regardless of what they earn. That’s not what this post is about. Instead, I’ve come to the realisation that the way we treat mental illness is largely exclusive and the fact that this has only occurred to me now is just proof of how privilege dictates who is helped and … More Money and Mental Health: A Problem of Privilege
The title might make this sound like it will be a lot more scandalous than it is, but actually what I want to talk about is how I am embarrassingly uneducated about the politics of the UK. Although I have split the last two years between home and Newcastle because of university, I was born … More My Embarrassing Relationship with UK Politics