• Nostalgia
  • On Being a Bleeding Heart Liberal

    The Wikipedia definition of bleeding heart liberal describes me pretty well. I eat organically, and ethically. I make purchases (or don’t make them) based on whether or not it’s kind to the environment to do so. I am one of the least materialistic people you are likely to meet, and couldn’t care less how much money someone […]

  • Nostalgia
  • Motherhood without a Mum

    “You’ll want your mum around once you have kids.” I heard this sentence a lot in the early days of my estrangement from my family. As if the decision to cut ties with them was made so lightly it would all just get swept under the carpet and forgotten about the second I was pregnant. […]