Come And Get It While It’s Hot

Written for Smutathon 2019 Inspired by "Baby, Come and Get It" by The Pointer Sisters. The shrill sound of my phone's ringtone wakes me from a deep and restful sleep. For a moment or two, I am completely confused and discombobulated. Then comes the panic: the only reason someone would be calling at this time … Continue reading Come And Get It While It’s Hot

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