‘I call myself a feminist’ Victoria Pepe (and many others) – review + short essay

Is feminism still a dirty word? We asked twenty-five of the brightest, funniest, bravest young women what being a feminist in 2015 means to them. We hear from Laura Bates (of the Everyday Sexism Project), Reni Eddo-Lodge (award-winning journalist and author), Yas Necati (an eighteen-year-old activist), Laura Pankhurst, great-great granddaughter of Emmeline Pankhurst and an … Continue reading ‘I call myself a feminist’ Victoria Pepe (and many others) – review + short essay

‘The Art of Asking’ Amanda Palmer

Imagine standing on a box in the middle of a busy city, dressed as a white-faced bride, and silently using your eyes to ask people for money. Or touring Europe in a punk cabaret band, and finding a place to sleep each night by reaching out to strangers on Twitter. For Amanda Palmer, actions like … Continue reading ‘The Art of Asking’ Amanda Palmer

Non-fiction books 

What non-fiction books are you currently reading? What subjects capture your interest? Me? Well, I'm a hugely spiritual person and enjoy reading about the many different aspects of spirituality. This book arrived in the mail today. Very excited to get my teeth into it!