• 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

    Motherhood is a complex subject for people like me. Mother’s Day is always a mixed bag of emotions.  In the early days of my estrangement from my mother many people told me that I’d change my mind once I had children of my own. As if the decision to cut ties with her and the rest […]