“Rejection: It Sucks, But Is It a Blessing in Disguise?”

I'm thrilled to have another guest contribution published in The Smutlancer. This time I'm looking at rejection, and musing upon how we can learn to look at a rebuff in a more positive light. You can read my article at The Smutlancer, here. With thanks to the fabulous Doctor J for her input, and to … Continue reading “Rejection: It Sucks, But Is It a Blessing in Disguise?”

Politicising the Womb: The Use of Women’s Reproductive Health as a Locus of Political and Religious Discourse

According to a Gallop poll conducted ahead of the 2016 US elections, the numbers of voters for whom the issue of abortion was a key voting factor increased on previous years, with 21% saying that they would only vote for a candidate who shared their own views on the topic, and a further 46% identifying … Continue reading Politicising the Womb: The Use of Women’s Reproductive Health as a Locus of Political and Religious Discourse

“Do The Hustle!” Learning to Sell Myself and My Content

It’s a scary thing, putting yourself out there. You’re a blogger, a writer, an artist, a hopeful freelancer looking to express yourself, garner an audience, get feedback on your work and maybe earn enough money to pay the bills. But you’re also riddled with insecurities; what if no one reads your work or, conversely, what … Continue reading “Do The Hustle!” Learning to Sell Myself and My Content