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    You got the time? I got the words

    What do Beyonce and my anxiety have in common?

    When the grainy footage of the Carter/Knowles elevator biffo broke the internet this week, like the rest of the free world, I was drawn into the scandal. Why? WHY? Why would Solange, the lesser known Knowles, unload on Jay Z so furiously, and why did Beyonce appear to do nothing? Online speculation was imaginative, and ……

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    If real pregnant women did magazine covers

    By now you would have seen Megan Gale’s beautiful Marie Claire cover. Gorgeously nude, glowingly pregnant. It’s a familiar look. In fact it was 23 years ago when Demi Moore became the first to grace a cover knocked up and naked. Back then the Vanity Fair cover was subversive because no one had been “brave” enough ……

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    D'ya see this?

    Embracing the ugly

    I’ve been married a long time. Long enough to know marriage is about many things, including knowing what the other person looks like when something horrific is happening to their body. For me, it was being in labour. For him, it was the effects of the 3-day-old carbonara pizza he ate. So I was saddened ……

  • Lessons for Life

    Stay tuned!!!

    While I know you know I know about life, I haven’t yet got it together to share what I know with you.  So instead, while you wait for my wisdom, here’s my favourite Vine of all time.  To tide you over.