I'm Done With Being The Token
After a recent social exchange I can safely say I'm done with being the token brown girl.
Seen in Halfway. It's amazing to see how more Scots are paying attention to politics and feel free enough to openly protest wee dafties ...
'Article 260-3 of Pakistan’s Constitution declares Ahmadis “non-Muslims”. The amendment made this exclusion legally in that the phrase “...
Stop Fannying About
NHS Scotland's latest cervical screening campaign is an absolute belter, although it did trigger the memories of my first test...
"In introducing his proposal this week, he told fellow members of the town council that it would give a nudge to the dwindling local po...
The comedy value of the jokes included drops dramatically if you don't read this with a Glesga accent. #LifeandStyle
Taking a small break from my usual topics of choice, I'm dedicating a wee blog to a song that’s near and dear to the hearts of many.
The sheer volume of Trump and Putin memes circulating the interwebs is pretty impressive. I've yet to get bored of the exhaustive interp...
This article has a content warning due to the descriptions of sexual abuse. It's a hard read, mainly due to the descriptions of abuse at...
Prove Your Love With Money Day
I don't understand why people still make a big deal for Valentines Day a.k.a. Prove Your Love With Money Day. Retailers raise their prices for this holiday but I had no idea just how much by.
They're Here, They're Queer, Get Over It
Brexit Britain not only has seen a rise in racially and religiously aggravated assaults but a torrent of sexual orientation and gender identity hate crimes - a 147% spike analysts didn't predict.
National Identity Crisis
With racist and bigoted stigmas still prevalent in today's society, especially post Brexit vote, it's easy for ethnic minorities to question their status in this small island.
When Airlines Troll Trump...
Royal Jordanian's trolling skills are on point.
Detroit Resident Passes Away Due To Muslim Ban
Detroit resident of twenty years caught in Muslim Ban dies after being prevented from returning to US.
Victims In Travel Limbo
Just a few of the British victims affected by Trump's 'Travel Ban' aka 'Muslim Ban'.
Wee Tips From The Human Smudge (Formerly The Scabby Queen)
Dermatitis taking it's toll? Rather than claim to have the ultimate cure, I've gathered a few of my wee handy tips for dealing with relentless skin demons and finding some comfort from the pain.
Good Day to You, Linda.
Post Winter holiday blues getting you down? Take note of this coping method.
Keep Your 'Compliments' to Yourself
On the very surface catcalling, to some, is simply paying a compliment, but when that 'compliment' oozes with objectification and sexualisation, you can keep them to yourself.
A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words
National Geographic have released the 52 images they deem to be the 'best of 2016'. Happy to confirm it's free of fake tan fanatic Donald Trump.
Looking For Silver
This year may have been oh so crappy but in the spirit of onwards and upwards, I'm sharing a few of my silver linings and appreciation of the little things.
Attending Earth's Birthday Party
Appreciating the work of self-taught Latvian fine art photographer Annija Veldre.
'If I Were A Man...'
"As we know, women have to break down many barriers on the road to success. One of those barriers is the way we are constantly reminded we are not men, as if it is a flaw."
Arturo Santana: Between Lights And Shadows
Cuban filmmaker Arturo Santana gives us some insight into the making of his latest release, Bailando Con Margot, and his love for multiculturalism.