Scrolling aimlessly through Twitter one day (you can follow me if you like random retweets and nonsense) I noticed a few popular tweets talking about stereotypical bloggers. Use rose gold, marble, fake flowers and bits of gold jewellery in a flatlay? Be overly positive about […]
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In September 2016 I wrote about my experiences at university and why I dropped out. Unfortunately, I received this message from a fake facebook account soon after: This was pretty shocking to read as it’s been years since this sort of comment has been made directly […]
“NEW YEAR, NEW ME” is in every other Instagram caption, like a new number on the end of the date can automatically change someone’s personality. You sigh, knowing that the 1st of January is just another day and has no significance on people’s lives, despite […]
I’m no stranger to hateful comments about my appearance (it’s happened all my life, both online and in-person), but recently I’m getting less comments about the way I look but rather the way I present myself in videos. Most of the comments seem to be about […]
[this post was originally published on 29/08/16 and updated on 20/09/17] A lot of young adults will be heading to university this month, or will already be there which is fairly scary in itself, but for some it’s even scarier – they’ll be moving into […]
Selfies have been around since the first humans drew themselves on cave walls, developing into portraits, digital photos and front-facing camera snaps as the years went on. The term ‘Selfie’ first appeared on Flikr in 2004, but didn’t really reach public consciousness until almost a […]
Lena Dunham and Amy Schumer are women that the media love to call feminists and magazines can’t get enough of when talking about female empowerment and powerful women in media. And although they talk about feminism a lot (Dunham even has a feminist newsletter), here’s […]