Here's a brief definition of "slutshamming": "Slutshamming is the act of degrading women because of their sexual behaviors, way of dressing, amount of partners, etc". So, here we go, I've been slutshamed again. And by a girl. Openly, to my face. I will change the names of the two people I am going to evoke to… Continue reading I've Been Slutshamed Again
Are you doing New Years Resolutions this year? Join a gym Buy gym clothes Actually, go the gym Travel more Read more Learn a language Start a podcast Why do we do this? What is this profoundly odd tradition of inventing goals that suddenly make us evolve at the strike on midnight between 31st December… Continue reading 'New Year, New Me – oh, please' or 'I am totally ok with being a pumpkin.'
WARNING; SPOILERS FOR CATS The film adaptation of the Andrew Loyd Webber musical Cats was released on the 20th December and has severely divided opinion with some watchers being more upset than the result of the general election. The reviews have gone from criticising the vocal technique of some of the actors to how deeply… Continue reading Cats; the Biggest Problem you Probably Didn't Notice.
Disclaimer/ PTW: This post talks about eating disorders. However no specific behaviours, calories or weights are mentioned. Christmas is often described by mental health bloggers and the media as one of the most difficult times of the year for those who suffer with mental health conditions. As someone who has suffered from an eating disorder… Continue reading Disordered Eating at Christmas – it's okay not to be okay
Depression is a common mental health issue and is one of the greatest illnesses that we as human beings can battle with on a daily basis, yet it is still so invisible in our society and has claimed so many lives to date. There are many things that can cause depression from chemical inbalances in… Continue reading Adrift with the Black Dog: We Are Wild Ones