Debating "what makes a writer?" and "who is allowed to call themselves a writer?" used to take up a fair bit of my time. I loved to write, had been writing for years and daydreamed of publication. But I didn't feel like a writer. The vocation felt distant, far away. Today, things are a lot simpler. … Continue reading What Makes a Writer?
So, is anyone else tired of hearing people moaning about how girls are "desperate for attention"? I mean, it's no wonder female comedians and entertainers are so underrepresented; so often women who claim the limelight are criticised for being desperate for attention. And the reason more women are being accused of being attention seeking is … Continue reading Please Stop Saying "She’s desperate for attention!"
Some days I really struggle to leave my flat and often even my bedroom. If you experience this problem frequently and these feelings make it really difficult to function in everyday life then please seek professional help. But, if you are simply seeking some general tips or encouragement for leaving the house, below are the … Continue reading Leaving the House