An Unemployed Sunday

An Unemployed Sunday

I am, as of yesterday, officially unemployed.  And, let me tell you; I feel really fucking fabulous about it.  I am fortunately in a position to be able to pluck myself out of responsibility and swan around Manchester town for two weeks on a freelance basis.  I have a wide, shining fortnight of participating only [...]

What I have Learnt About Break-ups

What I have Learnt About Break-ups

I am the ripe old age of 22.  I have permanent forehead wrinkles and a hybrid of psoriasis/eczema which relentlessly plagues my skin.  I have a penchant for sugary PG Tips tea; vegan protein stir-fry and the ancient Greeks.  I like swimming early in the morning; watching trashy tv in the twilight hours and somehow [...]

Seeking validation in boys due to trauma

Seeking validation in boys due to trauma

Usually, situations and fleeting moments of pain you experience while in your younger years can physically and emotionally scar you.  I know enough about our lad, Sigmund Freud, to understand that childhood trauma manifests in your unconscious and that there can be a big metaphorical iceberg of pain floating around in your brain.  But, as [...]