Challenging isms: Ableism in Media and the Fashion Industry – An Accurate Representation of the Population

Despite spending most of yesterday collating 6 months worth of pictures plus editing and grouping together pictures for some hopefully totally awesome pieces for the very near future, I fancied freestyling for a while and just chatting with you guys.  I’m going to see how it goes, so if you’re reading this, the following content has been deemed, by me, fit for publication.   I spend a lot of time getting fired up about things.  This used to be a pretty self destructive trait of mine as I would waste time being angry about things that I could do nothing […]

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A lighthearted look at gender specific health, beauty haircare and makeup

In the beginning I have to confess that I did not even know what the word gender meant until I was in my first year of senior school, and I was handed a questionnaire with the mind-bending field emblazoned on it.  Had it been accompanied by the handy little M and F tick boxes, I might have had a clue.  As it was, I quite meekly approached the person handing out said questionnaires, and muttered ‘erm…what is this gen-dray (pronounced as such) thing’.  It was actually an older pupil and not a teacher, so after giving me a withering look […]

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