In offence of a throwaway culture

  I often find it so enchanting… The mysterious paths life leads me down… The nooks and crannies it sends me exploring… In thinking about the commercial work I do (when I’m not indulging with my blog and out there trying to ‘adult’!), I often consider my purpose as a writer all the same, to […]

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The Impotence of a Single-Issue Struggle

‘There is no such thing as a single-issue struggle because we do not live single-issue lives.’ Audre Lorde I am often asked (mostly by my devout grandparents) why I chose to leave the Catholic faith. Of course, that is not to say I haven’t been told those famous words, ‘Once a Catholic, always a Catholic.’ […]

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Nivea, this one’s for you, baby!

So I decided to do a little definition searching this morning and stumbled upon this little gem… Body Dysmorphia: Body dysmorphic disorder is a type of chronic mental illness in which you can’t stop thinking about a flaw in your appearance — a flaw that is either minor or imagined. Ladies, this is television’s gift to […]

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