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Guilt, Self-Doubt and the Joy of Writing

We are well and truly in the midst of spring with its blossom-falls and fresh leaves. Yet the last traces of winter still linger. Only yesterday I had to sit in the car waiting for the ice to disappear from its front window. 320 more words


Men Who Say "Stay Woke."

It’s ever commoner for a “man” to think that the mere bandying of the phrase “stay woke” makes him in touch with the plights of others, with his own very inner so-called turmoil. 196 more words

Fifty Shades of Grey - Matter

Just in case you’ve been asleep for the last 8 months or so, there’s alot of buzz around gender equality and gender balance in the workplace. 404 more words

Malawi and it's hate for beauty queens

Today is the day!

Fourteen beauty queens selected from across the country will today be battling it out at BICC Lilongwe for the Miss Malawi crown. 508 more words

"Gender Inequality"

The phrase “Gender inequality” gets tossed around quite a lot nowadays but how much should we actually read in to this?

Recently I read an article of people protesting because a man working in the banking industry got paid more than a female counterpart doing the exact same job. 1,041 more words

How to; be in my mid-twenties

A little brainstorm of all of the things I have learnt so far in my mid-twenties.

How to cook – pretty essential when you have boys to feed. 493 more words


An Open Letter To My Boss

Dear Boss,

I have been working for you for nearly seven years now, since I was 19 in fact. I remember my first day. It was the first of June 2010 and as you were short staffed I was thrown in the deep end. 1,037 more words

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