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The "her upbringing here will differ from my own because of [insert reason here]" lens

Not too long ago, I had an idea. Shortly before that, I had a baby.

Being on maternity leave has left me with far less sleep than I’ve ever had (perhaps excluding exam weeks in university, but even that is debatable), and therefore, far more time to process my experiences here in the North. 160 more words

Life

Northern Soul (2014)

Alienated and despondent Northerners Matt (Josh Whitehouse) and John (Elliot James Langridge) meet at a sad youth centre and bond over a track of Northern Soul. 396 more words

Drama

Snapshot of Hana Zara at Radio Bean March 22, 2015

We prayed for the living and we prayed for the dead, and we prayed to the gods of The North.

You know when you release your new CD and they put three rows of chairs in… 160 more words

BTV

Ey Up

I live in a shitty area of Sheffield, an area where crime seems to be the only constant in this one horse town. I don’t imagine it was always shitty but right now it sure is.The majority of the people here are xenophobic white-trash assholes ‘dependent’ on a life of crime. 314 more words

The Long Stillness

A young woman pulls on her wolf skin so she can bring down an elk. The sudden collapse of a Grandfather brings an estranged family together in a small hospital room. 111 more words

The Self

Need Something To Read?

A young woman pulls on her wolf skin so she can bring down an elk. The sudden collapse of a Grandfather brings an estranged family together in a small hospital room. 64 more words

Creative Endeavours

Will the Budget reinforce Britain’s lopsided housing recovery?

Boosting the housing market has been central to the coalition government’s efforts to stimulate economic recovery.  As such, the housing market now occupies a similar position in the post-crisis growth model that it occupied in the pre-crisis growth model.   309 more words

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