Category: Opinion

Hair , Opinion

Hair Politics

This week I declined the invitation to play at an upcoming festival that I'd been invited down to review for Bristol 24/7 last year. Due to a sense of loyalty to the organisers I allowed myself to be…
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Music , Opinion

It’s ok to not be ok

I'm absolutely gutted to say that I won't be able to attend Boomtown Fair to open the Poco Loco stage at Chapter 10 this year due to unforeseen circumstances. I’ve been looking forward to…
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Music , Music Reviews , Opinion , Reviews

Bristol Love

I can't believe it's taken me this long to write about the amazing things that have been happening but it’s been mad busy so I'm letting myself off. To kick off with the most important recap.... ST…
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Opinion , Travel

Expectation

Wow, I can't actually believe the amount of love that came back from that last post - you guys are so awesome. I definitely think my best when I'm away from home (super helpful) in terms of self…
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Opinion

Committing to a Multi-Hyphen Life

I feel quite emotional today. Partly because it's the Tuesday after Love Saves The Day and my body is feeling more than a little abused, but mostly because I don't remember the last time I felt this…
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Music , Opinion

We Have To Be Woke

First published on Bristol 24/7 as new columnist, Friday Feb 23, 2018 “Theresa May, where’s the money for Grenfell? What you thought we just forgot about Grenfell? You criminals, and you…
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Opinion

Reclaiming Space at Boomtown Fair

It's no secret that I've moved and worked in predominantly white spaces since my youth. Growing up as a mixed race child in the middle of rural Wales was not an easy experience; though one that I…
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Opinion

Spreading The ❤️

I don't think I've celebrated the 'true meaning' of Valentine's Day since I was 21. It was my first boyfriend and we did everything right; I cooked a three course meal based around Guinness (his…
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Opinion

The toxic levels of misogyny

I wasn't sure whether to write about what happened last night. Partly because I've been spending most of the day trying to forget it happened, but mostly because there's a knot of shame in my stomach…
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Opinion

How Active is Activism?

Oh wow, I feel like so much has happened since I wrote my last blog post. I've been meaning to write another one for months now but have been totally slammed with…
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