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Review: ‘She Must be Mad’ by Charly Cox

Hi there! I recently read 'She Must be Mad' by Charly Cox, a collection of short prose and poetry all about young women growing up in today's society. Cox is in her early twenties, and so she is very close... Continue Reading →

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Feminist Friday: Is Fear Normal?

I've written about feminist issues covering these problems in many other blog posts. But I felt like dedicating a full post to the fear which is felt by women, everywhere, always. The fear of being the victim of sexual harassment.... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Purple Hibiscus’ by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Hi there! I recently purchased a beautiful copy of this book from my local Waterstones store, and I started reading it straight away! I don't usually buy books without reading them first, but I've wanted to read some fiction by... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ by Margaret Atwood

Margaret Atwood's book is incredibly well-known, and at first I was reluctant to add my voice to the thousands of others who have expressed opinions on 'The Handmaid's Tale.' I had a myriad of prejudices before reading this book, but... Continue Reading →

Feminist Fridays: Recap

Hi there, just a quick post today! I saw this feature on Holly's blog the other day, and I'm not sure where it originated, but I love anything feminist, and so I thought I'd do my own Feminist Friday post... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Everyday Sexism’ by Laura Bates

I picked up this book from a special table in Waterstones aimed at displaying feminist reads, and I couldn't go away without buying something! I have wanted to read this book for a while, after hearing about the Everyday Sexism... Continue Reading →

Misogyny- what’s it all about?

Hi there! This is a crucial time of year for me, as I am revising for my end of year exams, finishing up my first year of University. So of course, I thought that I should take a break from... Continue Reading →

Sylvia Plath

Hi again! I thought I would just do a quick post today, as I already posted my review of 'To Kill a Mockingbird' by Harper Lee recently. You can check out my review here. So today I thought I'd say... Continue Reading →

International Women’s Day

Seeing as it's International Women's Day today, I thought I'd do a quick listicle about modern feminism, and some common misconceptions of what feminism means- or what a feminist is. For last year's International Women's Day post, click here. As... Continue Reading →

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