Stop Using Autism as an Insult

Have you ever noticed how much people seem to use Autism as if it were a derogatory term? There seems to be a lot of people who have taken it upon themselves to diagnose people who they find to be weird as Autistic.  On a personal note, I am extremely sensitive about this issue. I… Continue reading Stop Using Autism as an Insult

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This is Me

"For the first time in forever, nothing's in my way." Isn't it amazing how the small things in life can make the biggest difference? Ever since I can remember, I've had no self-esteem. I've always felt hideous and absolutely hated looking at pictures of myself. When I was out in Brighton recently, I spontaneously decided… Continue reading This is Me

Me Too (Warning: contains discussions centred around rape)

Please note that the following blog post contains discussions around rape and sexual assault. The recent allegations against Harvey Weinstein of  rape and sexual assault have prompted women all over the world to start sharing their experiences of such abuse that they have had done unto themselves. I, like many other women, have been sexually… Continue reading Me Too (Warning: contains discussions centred around rape)