After what have been some of the most difficult weeks of my life, I’ve finally made the decision to write this blog post. Not because I feel obligated to or because I want to garner attention, but because I’ve realised after deep thought that I literally haven’t said these three words out loud to anyone- … More I’m not okay, but I will be.
Currently running at The Phoenix Theatre in London’s West End is the fantastic new musical, The Girls. Lauren and I, being insanely big fans of the show, spent the earlier part of our week trying to conjure up genius ways to encourage more people to go and see what we consider to be a truly important … More Mental Health Awareness Week – The Girls – More than just a musical
Tomorrow marks my 20th visit to see the West End musical, The Girls. It’s safe to say that at this point I’ve received a lot of not so complimentary remarks regarding how frequently I see the show and I guess that’s what’s prompted me to write this post. My first visit to see the show … More My 20th visit to see The Girls
Here are just a few of the worrying headlines that we’ve already seen this year: The fact that LGBT inclusive education is still even a discussion point is, quite frankly, ridiculous. Here’s why: “How did you know you were gay?” The question I have been asked more times than I could possibly count. The answer … More My story- Why LGBT people need to be represented in our education system
1) It’s based on a true story. Not only is it true, but it’s also incredibly moving. In 1999, against the tragedy of her husband’s death, Angela Baker (or Annie as she is known in the film and stage adaptation) and her friends from the Women’s Institute, decided to raise money for their local hospital … More West End review- 5 reasons you should see The Girls!
It’s on a regular basis that I receive messages from up-and-coming artists asking me to check out their tracks. Being the rather useless person that I am, I tend to just brush these messages aside, but when I received a message from singer-songwriter Heather VanSaint something told me that she was worth listening to. With a desperate … More Heather VanSaint- An LGBT artist to look out for
Those who know me personally will know that I’ve been vegetarian for many years now. However after seeing the lovely Amanda Abbington and Rebecca Callard advocate it, I decided to start 2017 off by participating in the fantastic movement known as Veganuary! As their official website states, the main aim of Veganuary is to “reduce … More January? You mean Veganuary!