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When I was 19: How I realised I was a Feminist

When I was 19 I took a ‘Women in American History’ course at university. At our first lecture, our professor opened by asking the room: ‘Raise your hand if you would call yourself a feminist?’ Out of a room of about 40 people, majority young women aged 18-25, I would guess maybe 50% raised their… Continue reading When I was 19: How I realised I was a Feminist

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All That Breathing Crap: 30 Days of Yoga

I’ve tried yoga a few times before: the combination of a fairly anxious mind and a want to tone my currently non-existent muscles means it had been recommended as a solution frequently. The breathing stuff had unfortunately never made much sense. I’m naturally restless with a very short attention span and the idea of sitting… Continue reading All That Breathing Crap: 30 Days of Yoga