Think: you’re sitting in a seminar and the seminar leader is calling out names, taking a quick register, when you hear a name you don’t recognise. There’s an awkward silence until someone finally raises their hand to say that that’s them – but that isn’t their name, and those aren’t their pronouns anymore. This is … Continue reading Preferred Pronouns and Avoiding Deadnames: What Can We Do?
The wipers screeched on the windshield and Conrad slammed them off. ‘I'll stay out a bit longer, I want to get another fifty quid before I stop.’ ‘What about your dinner? I'm about to put something on,' his wife Janine’s voice boomed out of the hands-free speaker. ‘I don’t want you wasting money.’ … Continue reading Five Percent
By Musammat Fatima Begum Cruella The first on this list is cute puppy murderer, Cruella De Vil, played by award winning actress, Emma Stone, in Disney’s live action of 101 Dalmatians. The jaw dropping prequel aimed to show fans how the cold hearted villain turned from Estella, a young aspiring fashion designer, into Cruella De … Continue reading Top 5 Must Watch Films made in Greenwich
Being a student can often be tight on your purse strings and it has led to many University of Greenwich students starting their own side businesses, some born out of a need for pub pocket money, others born from passion, the money simply a bonus. You may have considered setting up your own side hustle … Continue reading Making A Student Side-Hustle Work For You (part one)
Rating: ★★★★★ The Off-Broadway production of the comedy, Marlowe's Fate, is in the middle of a short run at the White Bear Theatre in Kennington. Those unfamiliar with the White Bear might be surprised to discover that the theatre is actually a small upstairs room at the vast White Bear pub, but the tiny space … Continue reading Marlowe’s Fate at the White Bear Theatre, 17th November 2022
Rating: ★★★★★ Image is writer's own As an avid lover of musicals, I was so excited to hear that Moulin Rouge - The Musical was coming to The Piccadilly Theatre in London. The film version, starring Ewan McGregor and Nicole Kidman, won two Oscars, so I was interested and eager to see how it translated … Continue reading Spectacular, Spectacular – Moulin Rouge The Musical Review
Why you killing your brothers? Violating your sisters? In a world like today, Where you can get paid For shit like, watching video games. You’d rather be on the block, Licking shots; Carrying that shank, buning’ that dank, To look and act like your bad Or to shield from those that do. Wahgwan for yous? … Continue reading Wahgwan
I recently discovered that what I thought was a beauty spot, was never that at all. I can laugh about it now, but when I first came to the realisation, I couldn't stop crying. I've had this "Beauty spot" for over ten years! When it first appeared, I hated it and was embarrassed about it, … Continue reading Identity Is Not Just Skin Deep