Tag Archives: Brexiteers

Individuals on both sides are often as bad as one another and blissfully unaware of their level of privilege

If you were to offer me a pill or an injection that would kill me on the spot, I would take it without hesitation.  Lately it seems that every day is the worst day that I’ve ever had.  here is … Continue reading

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Staring into the no-deal Brexit abyss (long, mostly emotion-based rant)

I’m really starting to worry incessantly about the approaching Brexit deadline on October 21, 2019.  It was supposed to happen on Match 31st, but the extension has allowed for an extension of my borrowed time and allowed me to spend … Continue reading

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Britain’s new Slime Minister

Today is yet another bad day.  I’m stuck in this Airbnb flat, tormented by the summer heat and the sound of children outside.  I’ve been drinking since this morning, but the alcohol isn’t numbing my pain and it hasn’t knocked … Continue reading

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My take on keyboard warriors, internet activists / allies, # movements and awareness days / weeks / months

I realise that I’m probably going to offend a few people who perhaps have genuinely good intentions, but I’m tired of feeling like I have to accept the drastic changes that have occurred in society over the past 10-15 years.  … Continue reading

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The last pictures I’ll ever take of Grantham

I’m leaving in 8 days and those 8 days cannot pass quickly enough, although I’m also nervous about it as I’ll be venturing into the unknown.  I’m at my wit’s end with living in Grantham and I will never return … Continue reading

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I feel far more comfortable among EU migrants than locals here

I broke another smartphone again, thanks to my dyspraxia.  ‘I’d only had it for 6 months, but it was already covered in cracks from where I’d dropped it previously.  I dropped it again the other day when I was cycling … Continue reading

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I made a huge mistake in moving close to my mother (parental favoritism)

When I returned to the UK last November, I was sure that I’d be able to put the past behind me to some extent, in relation to my upbringing.  I thought that I’d finally be able to have a semi-decent … Continue reading

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