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The Thorny Topic of a Woman's Age (pt 1)

Am I a MILF or a cougar? I’m probably both! But as a strong and empowered mature woman, I feel entitled to assert my identity… 986 more words


The journalist Deborah Orr published the following this week:

I took my first antidepressant this week. The effects were frightening.


I will write further on the great medication debate.   1,009 more words

Mental Health

Dismay at Deborah Orr's unusually ill-informed article on Simon Stevens' Next Steps for Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships

STP Agony Aunt usually likes reading Deborah Orr’s columns – so she was dismayed by the reporter’s ill-informed applause in her weekend Guardian column for Simon Stevens’ Next Steps for Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships. 1,265 more words

Sustainability And Transformation Plans

Helen Bailey

In these days after the sentencing of Helen Bailey’s murderer, we’ve learned how a dangerous predator has targeted a writer at a time when she was vulnerable. 121 more words

Human Interest


‘This week I passed a personal-development landmark, because after trying once a decade for 30 years, I finally stayed awake all the way through a Harold Pinter play. 83 more words