Category Archives: issues

Last night’s breakfast

I’m a bad feminist. Too preoccupied with day-to-day hardships like having to get up and wash myself and eat and work and things, more often than not I only deal with questions of gender equality as and when they come … Continue reading

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Gizza job

Hello there. I flatter myself that someone may have noticed that I haven’t been updating this blog very much lately. I’m afraid I must confess to having been neglecting the needles lately, in favour of trying to find gainful employment. … Continue reading

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For every word about music that’s read, more than a hundred words about music are written. WE ARE THE 99%

Do you know what you’ll be doing next Saturday? I’ve a fairly good idea what I’ll be doing. Getting up at about 6 am, making and packing a bacon sandwich and a flask of tea, catching an early bus into … Continue reading

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None of my business …

Forewarned is forearmed so please allow me to kick this post off by admitting that it’s not going to be about knitting this time. It’s the continuation of this story … Previously on Knitting for Mental Health … for anyone … Continue reading

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We’ll give you a complex, and we’ll give it a name

I was wandering back from the shops earlier today, and stopped to admire a newly flowering shrub in a neighbour’s front garden. Inevitably, being a typical smartphone-addicted twenty-first century girl et cetera et cetera, I found myself wishing there were … Continue reading

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False starts

Well, let’s try again. There are a lot of things I’m trying to get used to all at the same time. I may have bitten off more than I can chew. Last Friday, an attempt to write a post about … Continue reading

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