Why at 24, I’m ditching birth control for good

I'd had enough. Being poked and prodded. Local anaesthetic. My insides going completely off kilter. Hospital checks. I'd had e-fucking-nough. Last month I made a decision to come off my combined pill, and unless it's absolutely necessary and there's no option (i.e. it being treatment for a serious health issue and that's the only way …

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Dance Like We’re Making Love

Entwine me in your arms, lead me with those skilful hands Gliding through dim lit bars The husky aroma of Havana cigars igniting my soul aflame Your scent captivates me Brooding coffee eyes hypnotize O, for those dark eyes, I'll do anything Lead me across the floor, step toe step mirroring yours Perfect puzzle pieces …

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Can’t we all just get along?!

I've come to the conclusion that the world's gone mad. Political polarisation, outrage culture, hatred, it's crazy. Lunacy. Absolute, 100% madness. I've recently been talking a lot with my nearest and dearest about what's been bothering me. Things I'm seeing in the street, the news and online. I don't know about you guys, but do …

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