PTSD Live!

Trigger warning: Rape, suicide  *GRAPHIC* I don’t want to remember, remember… For me, this is the most terrifying night of the year.  For anyone who hasn’t read my recent fireworks post, it might be a good idea to do that first, unless you’re here for the juicy stuff. I was raped.  Like so many other women I have spoken to, I’ve had the experience of having my skirt pulled up and rough hands pushed inside me against my will. I was drunk and he was friendly, at first.  I was 13, and out in a short dress.  Asking for it […]

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Escentual #FragranceAmnesty

Any of my readers who read my recent post about the British Heart Foundation will have gathered that I really do love to support a good cause.  I think that is true for most of us.  With the economic climate as it is, and 1000’s of charities vying for our attention, it takes a special charity and a creative initiative to capture peoples attention.  I am pleased to announce that a fresh new campaign from Escentual ticks all those boxes and more. I stumbled across this initiative on the gorgeous Miss Makeup Magpie’s fabulous blog, which is one of my […]

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