Category Archives: children are the future

Life


Of course, it is Mothers’ Day. So I took my mother to look at babies: human babies sheep babies, they are all babies. In fact we saw one being born. A birthing ewe can just get up and walk around … Continue reading

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Telling truths


Today I celebrated International Women’s Day by giving my charity shop boss some daffs & a fancy yogurt, because she is so under-appreciated in her role there and such a generally inspiring person; it was brilliant because she could see … Continue reading

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This fake geek girl rides again


Paul Cornell, to whom I roped my boat somewhere around the Sailor Moon Regeneration scene in Captain Britain & MI:13, is a cool guy. Following the acknowledgement of one of his current characters’ genderqueer identity there is much talk of … Continue reading

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Assortment


WHAT A SHITTY DAY You probably missed my twitter saga re: attempting to help out at the summer fair for the school my mum works out, only to be sent home after getting lost one thousand times on the way … Continue reading

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Sex Girls


There’s this great article on Spin about Lana Del Rey and the stroppiness that people were having about her (is that over now?) and the author says She’s telling the missing side of the story, revealing a new, true character … Continue reading

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I want you to want me: when your favourite stories think you’re just a girl, whatever that means


Non-male identified viewers from countries whose television networks show Kamen Rider, please get in touch and tell me if you also have feelings about these things? Thank you! Friends, Riders, everyone Let’s talk about Tackle. Denpa Ningen Tackle, or Electro-Wave … Continue reading

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Some reasons why I don’t wear make-up


I feel required to, like I “should” And “should is bullshit“ I can feel it on my face* I worry about it smudging So I freeze up and walk like a doll, and can’t touch my face I like to … Continue reading

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Pie of the month club! May: Rhubarb tart


Hello, today I am wearing the hair of that girl in Len– Is a tart a pie? You use pastry in it, and it is cylindrical, so I say that it is. My tart is from this recipe, but I … Continue reading

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My complex but entirely positive thoughts about Lana Del Rey + her songs (1)


I hear that you like the bad girls, honey – is that true? In a song called Video Games. What do I see? Every. Time. Now I don’t give a toss whether Bayonetta is “really” a “bad girl” or not, … Continue reading

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Brr


And to keep your head warm with a whirling brain full of thoughts, click the picture below to read my account of seeing Miss Representation last week on British Style Bloggers.

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