My cousin has been working really hard at writing the beginnings of a novel. I've read as much as he has written and it's really good!!! I thought I'd try and get it out a little more and show you guys. You can find part one here! Let me know what you think of the … Continue reading The Sirens Vacancy – A Novel by Adam Hughes
"Hi!!!! thought id write in id give it a go with this advice because im actually having a rough time with my new boyfriends mum. we started dating about 3 months ago, and i met his mum about 6 weeks in. but she keeps mentioning things about his ex (they broke up 6 months before … Continue reading Agony Aunt – #10 “My Boyfriends mum prefers his ex”
This came to my attention the morning that it was announced. Trump, the President of the United States of America, banned transgender people from being able to serve in the US Military. I was sickened. Still am. How has this happened? Trump is the ultimate example of white, straight, rich, and able-bodied privilege. And he … Continue reading Trump: Banning Transgender People From The US Military
I recently did a post on the representation of women in advertising and of course I'll do one on men too as they also suffer from negative stereotypes. It's important to enforce positive attitudes to both sexes. Feminism is about equality of the sexes. Men are victims of stereotyping in advertising too! So let's discuss … Continue reading The (mis)Representations of Men in Advertising
Gender stereotyping is definitely an uprising issue for concern. More and more people have joined in the fight of banning gender stereotypes now more than ever. And it’s GREAT! The representation of both genders have massively taken a hit from advertising don’t get me wrong. However, men were not the victims of sexism in ads … Continue reading The (mis)Representation of Women in Advertising
(SPOILERS ALERT) Were you a Love Island watcher? Even if you weren't, I have a thought that this show has a lot more to it than just a dating show of young single men and women. Having had the winners of Love Island 2017 announced last night and the whole season now over, I thought … Continue reading Love Island: The Social Experiment?
It has been a really hectic week. As you can tell I haven't posted in a while. But this post will be all about what I got up to last weekend ! PRIDE! This is an event I have ALWAYS wanted to attend. But never managed to go to. This was my first time. And … Continue reading PRIDE 2017!!!!!
The Race for Life is a series of fund raising events (predominantly for women) who raise money from sponsors by running/walking or simply completing a 5km or 10km 'race'. The money that is raised is donated to Cancer Research. In this post I am going to discuss some cancer facts and figures and how you … Continue reading Race for Life – Cancer Research
Over the years the position of women has drastically changed, moved, and developed more than a woman of the 1900's could ever imagine. However, despite this movement and (literally) life changing events, we still have much further to go. And Feminism, just isn't enough. Welcome, to intersectional feminism. And why EVERYONE should be an intersectional … Continue reading Intersectional Feminism (what is it?!)
‘Dancing bears’ is something that has been going on in the world for far too long. Bears are taken from the wild as young cubs; they are brought up beaten, abused and neglected. It has gone on for a whole life time too long, action to prevent this is majorly overdue and something needs to … Continue reading Bear Dancing, and the True Horror