U.S.Gay is the queer anthem I needed and, at this point, quite frankly deserve. In Sons' interview with i-D Lilah talks about how this song was born out of the "desire to go into a self-protective cocoon of invisibility" and yet "simultaneously made me want to be more visibly queer, more defiant than ever." And that … Continue reading Why I will never shut up about Sons of an Illustrious Father’s ‘U.S.Gay’.
Hey guys, Just a short note of apology to this blog, I promise I haven't abandoned you! I do in fact have a bunch of blog posts written and more to be planned, a lot of what I've been writing recently is for my eyes only though so sorrry. But life's been hectic and job … Continue reading Update…
It seems that I have been bitten by a bit of a creative bug of late. Not only am I still going about knitting - currently I am working on a pair of fingerless gloves - but I have also taken a liking to a bit of cross stitch too. So a week or so … Continue reading Crafty times – My foray into the world of Cross Stitch.
My worst habit at the moment is spending ages looking for new literature to read, buying it, and then never looking at it. And recently i've been searching for some good queer literature to read. I came across this special edition of Nightmare magazine whilst bored last night and ended up searching through the 'queer' … Continue reading Book Review: Queers Destroy Horror! – Nightmare Magazine
The final week of my "vacation" in Edinburgh came to an end last Thursday. I have now relocated back down to the (nowhere-near-as-nice) South East of England and am just about to settle myself down for an evening of watching some Homeland after a day of job hunting. In my last post I listed National Museum … Continue reading A Vacation of Sorts Pt 2. – Museums and Money.
Its official, the paperwork has been signed and relevant departments notified. I have officially withdrawn from my PhD program and am no-longer a student. Woohoo! So, as my move-out date isn't for another couple of weeks yet, I am taking advantage of these last couple of weeks in this lovely city of Edinburgh and playing … Continue reading A Vacation of Sorts -Art Galleries and Book Shops
Sometimes things just build up and build up on us until we just need to take some time to ourselves, to take a breather and give our shoulders a rest. Usually I just rely on a couple methods, but lately I am having to find new ways to help me relax, take my mind off things … Continue reading De-Stressing – My 4 Methods Of