A few weeks ago I saw a meme on social media, an Uber-type taxi service had proudly posted a picture of one of its drivers. The driver was lauded because she accepted a trip after she had gone into labour. She picked up and drove a passenger to the airport before she drove herself to … Continue reading #beastmode
A few days ago I came across a flippant social media entry I posted a few years ago, thanks to timehop which serves up your past social media posts, along these lines “I don’t trust a God who would prioritise someone’s love life over important matters such as world peace, and global hunger.” I do … Continue reading GOD/DESS KNOWS MY NAME
"Catching Feelings" I do love this phrase. I know that as it is used it primarily has a negative tone. Feelings are seemingly something nobody wants to catch. It's ironic because all we do is in the name of attempting to feel a certain way or avoid feeling a particular way. We are encouraged to focus on … Continue reading Catching Feelings
At The Goddess Academy we have a term SGBWs. It is an acronym for Sistars (that's not a typo), Goddesses, Bitches and Witches. Pretty much everyone is happy with the sistars and goddesses bit, but some balk at the bitches and the witches frighten many. I think they are all worth decoding. SGBWs according to The Goddess … Continue reading SGBW: SISTARS, GODDESSES, BITCHES & WITCHES
A friend and I used to love marvelling at the fact that the most brilliant people are seldom the most successful. The smartest person in the room, the most talented, often works for someone else who is less gifted than them. The most brilliant person, is often partly hidden behind someone else who doesn't shine so … Continue reading #BEINGawesome
I came across an article I wrote for True Love magazine in 2011. I am reposting it because I am wondering if there's been much change. A friend of mine recently shared a disturbing conclusion at a dinner party. She is a Smurfette. A Smurfette, or more precisely Smurfette, seeing that there is only one, is … Continue reading What’s a Smurfette to do?
I am unwell. I have been for a long time. I have adrenal fatigue. This means that I have been under stress, running on stress hormones like adrenalin and cortisol, (which one should only be exposed to for very short periods of time) for dangerously long enough for my body to decide to cut me off by shutting down … Continue reading On Being A Vase