The River and the Rock

With the news of yet another tragic suicide in reported in the press today, I felt I wanted to say something on the subject, but wasn’t sure how to frame it and a normal blog post didn’t feel right, so this is a bit different from me.

This is dedicated to all the people who try to be strong for everyone else. Please let’s all notice those people.

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Male entitlement and the legend of the prick-tease

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, we have been so conditioned about ‘our place’ in society that even in the face of the worst male crimes against women, we still look to transfer the blame onto our own sex – or at the very least, we tend to accept when told, that a woman was the root cause of the issue. This conditioning is costing lives and it’s time to make a change.

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Hello! My name is…

I was sat on the tube a few weeks back and a lady sat opposite me. She must have been late fifties – early sixties and she looked so confident and together. I promised myself that one day, I’d be just like her…

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