Consent: Also For Women
#StartAConversation / Dating / Relationships / Sex / Sex, Dating & Relationships

Consent: Also For Women

“So what’s the best way, in day-to-day life, to establish what someone likes? Well, we fucking ask them.” ~ Cordelia Fine So, following a discussion I recently had on Facebook, prompted by this Ravishly article around practicing consent as a heterosexual woman, I agreed to write my thoughts on the subject of women and consent. … Continue reading

How to Project an Air of Confidence You Don’t Really Feel
Mental health / Working

How to Project an Air of Confidence You Don’t Really Feel

“A diamond doesn’t start out polished and shining. It once was nothing special, but with enough pressure and time, becomes spectacular. I’m that diamond.” ~ Solange Nicole So I’ve been out of work, suffering with severe depression and anxiety, and basically living like a hermit since November last year. But over the past few weeks I’ve … Continue reading

You Keep Using That Word, I Don’t Think It Means What You Think It Means
Sex / Sex, Dating & Relationships

You Keep Using That Word, I Don’t Think It Means What You Think It Means

It’s probably inadvisable to read this post at work. “I believe that sex is the most beautiful, natural, and wholesome thing that money can buy.” ~ Steve Martin You remember those spam adverts and pop-ups offering me sex that I told you about the other day? Well, in addition to assuming that their offer presented … Continue reading