When music hits you right in the feels.

Music has always been an integral part of my life. I have fond memories of torturing my neighbours for hours, while belting out the classics from Alanis, Jewel and Kasey Chambers into a mic in my living room. My Dad always hoped that I would one day make his dreams come true by becoming a country music…

You can’t always get what you want.

I'm currently in that phase of my 20's where I'm starting to realise (despite my parents best intentions) that I can't actually always have everything I want. Now that the disappointment is setting in, shit is obviously getting real. Now, you may be thinking "P, you're a real go-getter, you can achieve anything that you put your mind to..." and you…

Being beautiful: a how to guide.

Take a deep breath and relax... because you're already doing it. If you woke up this morning, took a look in the mirror and focused in on the part of yourself that you loathe, you're not alone. We are force-fed images of beauty from such a young age and then create unrealistic expectations of our bodies;…

“But you don’t look like a lesbian…”

A new friend told me recently that I didn't actually look like a lesbian and it was something I have been thinking about for a while, what does a lesbian even look like exactly? Stereotypes are the easiest way for other people to feel comfortable. It's about the need for society to put individuals into a…