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"Embarrassed" - British Poet, Hollie McNish, delivers a rhymed and reasoned defense of breastfeeding in public

“Born in Reading to Glaswegian parents, Hollie studied French and German at King’s College, Cambridge, before earning a master’s degree in Development Economics.Hollie won the UK Slam Poetry Competition in 2009 and went on to finish 3rd in the global Slam Du Monde contest. 843 more words


Mathematics || Spoken Word

there has been a worrying increase in reported incidents of hate crimes in the UK following the brexit referendum result in which a narrow majority voted for the UK to pull out of the EU – … 46 more words


Embarrassed - by Hollie McNish

This video is shared from the YouTube channel of Hollie McNish, which can be found here. More info is available on her website27 more words


The day I finally became Julia Roberts.

Remember the scene in Pretty Woman, where Julia Roberts and Richard Gere go to the opera? She wears a long red dress, and he presents her with an expensive necklace before their date. 1,303 more words


Of Gender and Poetry: Lydia Towsey & Hollie Poetry

In all regions of the UK, the appointed role of Poet Laureate are all held by women. In Northern Ireland it is Sinead Morrissey, Scotland… 1,870 more words

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