Gal Pals… ya can’t beat them … More All Hail the Gal Pal
Your honour, I’m a freak bitch… I just bloody love ‘WAP’.
This blog post is a dedication to the best song of 2020. There I said it. Cardi B and Megan Thee Stalion’s tune is an absolute banger, and feminist masterpiece. in this blog post I rant – sorry – I mean *write* about why being female in the world we live in is bloody awful. And also why WAP is so empowering for us ladies. Spoiler: women like sex too, shocker. … More An Ode to WAP
I was a bit of a cow between the ages of 7 and 19. Lucky for everyone, I recorded my ‘cow years’ and can now laugh at former self. … More 10 Diary Entries That Encapsulate Growing Up
So ‘Convenience Store Woman’… No no, I’m not talking about myself, I’m talking about the book by Sayaka Murata (although it is relatable considering I am in fact a ‘convenience store woman’). The book has has glowing reviews from Sally Rooney, The New Yorker, The Guardian… Even bloody Vogue referred to it as, “intoxicating as … More Convenience Store Woman: a Review
I am constantly seeing comments about ‘losing my faith in humanity’ when someone makes a dumb comment on Facebook, for instance, or a kid says they want to be Kim K when they grow up (a perfectly acceptable goal in 2019 TBH…) But I have always tried to be an optimistic light in the negative … More Restoring my own ‘Faith in Humanity’
In case the title wasn’t clear enough: I’m writing a book… In fact I have been writing a book for few months now… It’s a bit out of the blue, but there we go, now you know. The book is all about my experiences in bar-work: a Diary of a Bartender, and will provide an insight … More I’m Writing a Book
There are many many many many many (many many many many many many many maaaaaaaany) shit bits when it comes to bar work. And it’s hardly surprising: you’re working with drunk idiots. It’s the same whether you work in a little old man’s pub; a club, a student bar… There are ALWAYS funny stories to tell, as the … More Tales of a Barmaid – part 2
If you’re thinking, “when will this bloody woman stop talking about sustainable fashion and all that shite?” Then the answer is NEVER. The week just gone has been Fashion Revolution Week, during which was the anniversary of the Rana Plaza factory collapse (which happened on 24th April 2013). The week aims to encourage people to … More Fashion Revolution Week
It’s time to get real people. I haven’t been blogging as regularly as I would have liked recently, however that does not mean I haven’t been writing and thinking and creating and doing even more thinking (I’m a big thinker), which I will get into in a minute. I’ve had a confusing few months of … More Am I a Writer now?
Hello hello hello… I recently wrote a piece on fast fashion all about… well I think it’s obvious. The piece was inspired by Stacey Dooley’s Fashion’s Dirty Secrets documentary and looked at how fashion giants are polluting our planet like crazy, which we contribute to with every piece of clothing we buy from then. As … More Say NO to Fashion Giants