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She moves, she undulates.

Each side-swaying step a glory in ripples.

Waves moving up, down, out.

Her skin barely containing her body as it strains. 367 more words


Show Your Scars - Confronting the Beauty Myth

“Not all wounds need healing and not all scars are ugly”  (The Lonely City, Olivia Laing)

We live in an age that kneels at the altar of image, where the populace at large prostrates itself before beauty, coveting the projections of perfection that infiltrate our lives minute by minute, moment by moment.   658 more words

Random Ramblings

dongeng kecantikan (II)

Agaknya bagaimanakah rupanya seorang ‘wanita profesional yang serius’ mengikut piawai dongeng kecantikan masa kini?
Penyampaian rancangan TV seperti berita mungkin dapat memberi jawapannya. Seorang lelaki berusia yang bersifat kebapaan, digandingkan dengan seorang pemberita wanita yang jauh lebih muda, dengan tahap kecantikan yang menepati tuntutan profesional. 281 more words




I am an artwork. I am a story.  My pages are turning, filling, spidery writing scrawling the beats of my life.  I am not finished.  305 more words


Introducing DAS

I’m been quite quiet on the old blog recently as I’ve been beavering away at another project. And here it is.

DAS is a podcast made by myself, fellow TV producer… 465 more words

New Posts

Beyond Beauty, my interview with Lilith Magazine

I retold the story of Esther so that beauty and obedience weren’t her most important characteristics. I was inspired by looking at paintings of Anne Boleyn and reading descriptions of Cleopatra (as well as looking at pictures of the coins that feature her). 75 more words