One breath. Then another. (snippets to get you through the day)

  What others think of you is not your business. Focusing on others is a colossal waste of perfectly good energy. Train yourself to love without receipts. No matter how easy it is, desist from cruelty. Your ability to be gentle will always be your most attractive feature. If someone tells you that you’re too […]

Leaving town

It’s been a while since we met here, hasn’t it? I’m sorry I don’t do this oftener. It feels not dissimilar to gutting myself with a cheese knife. It’s not for lack of things to say, words, or even how I feel. It’s just measly armour. So pathetic. Always prided myself on such courage but I […]

#WhenIWas 41, I realised I’d been molested as a child

At what length of the skirt will she be "asking for it" pic.twitter.com/gbiA7cW77y — Tyrantasorus (@tyrantasorus) April 20, 2016   Yesterday on Twitter, a handle called @EverydaySexism created a hashtag: ‪#‎wheniwas‬ which soon began trending and flooded Twitter with responses. The hashtag offered women a platform to speak openly and share their experiences of sexual harassment, molest, […]