Period. Power.

TW: Periods (for anyone who doesn’t want to hear about periods) Why is my period always such a surprise to me? I’ve been a pretty regular kind of girl all my life so it usually rocks up around the same time every month. I have a contraceptive implant but I still bleed and it’s usually…

Help!

Why is asking for help so difficult? I’m trying to be better at it but it’s always so much easier to turn conversation around to whoever you’re speaking to. To listen to their woes, help them unravel their disordered thoughts, and offer comfort and love. So why do we leave ourselves out in the cold?…

Mama do the hump

This week started on a high – maybe too high – but today has really lived up to its name. I’ve felt very deflated, with all good intention wafting out the door. I guess that’s just the way the cookie crumbles these days, in Lockdown Life. I’ve taken to standing at the front window looking…

My effing Valentine

Happy worst commercial holiday of the year to you! My friend Lucy adores this day, whether she’s single for it or not and it makes me feel like a Love Scrooge when I express how much I dislike it. I’m not about to piss on anyone’s fire though, I don’t really go in for that….