Posted on 23 January 2019 at 9:43 pm.
On reading Nikita Gill
Oh! What a relief
To find myself,
Reflected back at me
Without the corsets
Of manned constraints,
Unlaced to let me breath.
I can freely exhale
My own experience
Reflected back at me.
All those years at school learning the lines of …
Posted on 13 January 2019 at 8:48 am.
I hope your 2019 has started well.
Mine started, in a circle with a bunch of amazing people where we were invited to share what we knew about positive developments and innovations for the future.
One person told us about a 15 year old called
Greta Thunberg and another person told us about Earth Strike. … Read more
Posted on 22 December 2018 at 7:48 pm.
I remember raving to someone about how amazing my new man was, how charming, how sexy, how romantic.
‘He’s seducing you’. Came the response.
‘Oh good’, I thought.
After all, so much lingerie, so many perfumes are sold on their powers of seduction. Seduction was great; a dream come true. I wanted to be seduced. …
Posted on 28 October 2018 at 9:17 am.
Please come support Into the Woods by
coming the launch, by buying the book, by talking to your friends about domestic abuse.
I know it is sometimes tricky coming to or getting involved with something which you see as ‘for women’ but it’s what we women have been doing for years, …
Posted on 28 October 2018 at 8:50 am.
I’ve just read a book I couldn’t put down, one that I think will change lives.
Clare Best writes the story of her dad’s dying. She weaves together her reflections on the visits, coping with his deteriorating health as cancer takes hold, the clips from the audio he asked her to record and her transcripts …
Posted on 22 August 2018 at 6:56 am.
I’m really excited to announce that the book
Into the Woods I’ve been working on for the past few years has a launch date at Booka Bookshop, Oswestry.
The book is a set of fairy tales for adults and is based on interviews I did with women who have lived with and escaped from abusive …