I’m going to be honest with you… I re-read today's earlier blog post and realised that it is is no way the one I’d write if I were writing it today. You see, I wrote that over the weekend in response to the Harvey Weinstein scandal. At the time the women of Hollywood were still stepping forward, #metoo hadn’t begun to take hold, and I was feeling massively triggered, upset and scared. And so I wrote a blog post about my experiences, about how they’d affected me and about why
I know, I know, the Harvey Weinstein scandal has been everywhere over the last week and not only are you probably sick of reading about it, but you’re also likely wondering what a woman who’s only ever spent one day in Hollywood has to say on the matter. Well hear me out. It’s true, I haven’t worked in the movie industry, and have – fortunately – never met Mr Weinsten. But I’m guessing I’m not the only one to say that this whole unfolding story has shaken me to my core. For m
Every now and again something comes along that changes your entire outlook on something you’ve done a million times before.
For me, one of those things came earlier this year when I listened to a podcast interview with burlesque performer, witch and all around glamorously magical lady Veronica Varlow. Veronica spoke of her Circle of Seven; seven women who inspire her so much that she’s put their photos on her vision board in a circle around her own – reminding herself every
This week Taylor Swift was in court, and in a world where the media covers her every date and change of shoe it took me days to find out. Crazy right? It gets even crazier when you find out why the queen of break up songs was in court in the first place; she was being sued for $3 million by a man who lost his job because she reported him for putting his hand up her skirt and grabbing her backside during a photoshoot. Now let’s be honest, being sued is never good for someone’s
I’ve been a bit quiet lately, and there’s a reason for that. I’ve been spending some time in the dark. Now, by darkness I don’t been depression – mentally and emotionally I’m feeling as healthier as I ever have. I mean in the peace and the stillness that a retreat into the dark brings. Let me explain… Recently I went to Glastonbury for a workshop on the dark Goddess. It was very last minute, completely unexpected until a week before hand (and as a natural planner that isn’t m