My Queerness Helped Me Love My Femininity

My Queerness Helped Me Love My Femininity
I don't remember how it felt, to not know me as I am right now. Before I ached for pretty clothes or posed with hands under chins; before time taught me to live fiercely, back when fantasies triumphed dreams. Nobody told her that the girl she'll become will know how it feels to bloom brightly. She’s an entire rose garden hit by sunlight - too large to pick.
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The concept of femininity is somethin…
Tuesday's Sky

Tuesday's Sky

It was around 6:15pm on a Tuesday. I’d finished my 4-6 workshop and had been walking down Aberystwyth's great hill twice the speed it usually takes me to walk up. My friend waved goodbye and turned left towards her …
Living in a World with FOMO

Living in a World with FOMO

FOMO, (the fear of missing out) isn't always the worst thing in the world. In the past, the very thought of missing out on something has driven me to make sure that I get those tickets, save up money for that trip, …
A Letter For Imogen - 25.08.18

A Letter For Imogen - 25.08.18

Dear Imogen, You're now 20! It's funny how we grew up in the same class, both Virgos, and yet due to you being born in August (and me in September) we're nearly a year apart in age. As a result, I think I o…
The Magic of Queer Disneybounding

The Magic of Queer Disneybounding

This summer in California, my girlfriend and I disneybounded in Disneyland. I've been in love with the concept of disneybounding for a couple of years; looking at other people's always brings me such happiness …
Body Positivity at Pride

Body Positivity at Pride

I've previously written about why Pride is one of my favourite events of the year , and last weekend I attended Pride in London for the third time. Something was new this year - I wasn't only feeling proud of my…
I Love My Long Distance Relationship

I Love My Long Distance Relationship

I didn't really know what to expect when my girlfriend and I agreed to make our relationship official whilst living half way across the world from each other. She lived in NYC whilst I was in London and yes, that w…
Leaving My First Year Uni Flat

Leaving My First Year Uni Flat

I recently had to move out of student halls where I lived during my first year at university and in all honesty, my experience in them wasn't exactly a typical one. Of course, there was drama at times, and not ever…
To Be Mysterious - Sharing Life Online

To Be Mysterious - Sharing Life Online

I've always been fascinated by people who appear... mysterious. You know, people who stand in the spotlight and yet manage to hide so much about themselves at the same time, letting their art speak for itself and n…