Female Imposters -Why Women Really Settle for Less

Female Imposter Syndrome and Its Limiting Effects Ever feel like an imposter in your work role? Despite your evident success or inimitable skills, are you shy about charging your worth, going for a promotion, or even asking for annual leave? Female Imposter Syndrome...

Privilege and the Other: Why We Need More Women in Parliament

How can we be surprised by a cohort of white male politicians making decisions which benefit other privileged white males? “Women have very little idea how much men hate them,” said Germaine Greer in her 1970 epoch-making novel The Female Eunuch. What tosh, thought I,...

The Language of Sedition

Cobalt-blue seas, wild winds, high emotions and bald green expanses. I started falling in love with Cornwall’s picture-book coastal landscape while watching the BBC’s Poldark and Doc Martin.  The cobblestone streets and cottage houses seem to cling organically...