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Please stop showing off; I'm trying to eat out.

On a recent trip to Florence, I was struck by the authentic individuality of the restaurants and coffee shops.   For example, the organic pasta restaurant I tried served pasta, breads, salad, wine and spirits.   800 more words

Creative Non-fiction

Young Women's Call

As I scroll through my news feed on my social media accounts and talk to women in general there is a resounding theme that seems to be habitually forming in our generation of women. 710 more words


Miss, Mrs or Ms?

   When the customer assistant asked for my name, I hesitated.  Should I offer my married name, although I am no longer married, or my maiden name? 807 more words

Creative Non-fiction

Honestly Hating Exercise

Are you secretly too ashamed to admit you aren’t exercising all the chuffing time?   I used to dread hearing the words “at the gym” coming up in conversation with anyone in case they realised I’ve barely been to a gym since they were called gymnasiums. 825 more words

Creative Non-fiction

The Vow

Life as Kim and Krickitt Carpenter knew it was shattered beyond recognition on November 24, 1993. Two months after their marriage, a devastating car wreck left Krickitt with a massive head injury and in a coma for weeks. 104 more words


Hip Thrusts, Norwegian Pop and Generalized Clusterf&@*ery

Clusterfuckery. Just say it. Now say it again—go ahead. Feels good, doesn’t it? It’s an even better term than “asshat,” and that little gem is epic in and of itself. 2,040 more words