“Women can do it”, this is the message these YouTubers want to transmit, thus wishing to inspire change in our still too patriarchal society.
This Sunday, 23rd April, was London Marathon Day, and my little self waking up in Langley (Slough) without any exciting plans for the day was one of the most depressing first thought to have. Fortunately, the sun was out, I called…
Every globetrotter loves to explore – on a bike, on a train, on the bus, or else on foot. But some of them likes to do it quite differently. Now does that surprise anyone if I say French acrobat Amélie,…
This Is A Thank You Letter To My Best Friend, For Sticking With Me Throughout The Nights I’m Drowning
some words are too important to be read on a fleeting screen.
some words need to be handwritten.
“Settle in because I’m about to tell you the story of my life. More specifically, why my life ended. And if you’re listening to this tape, you’re one of the reasons why.” These are the first few words of Hannah Baker (Katherine Langford), the main character of the new Netflix series, 13 Reasons Why. A few words that set the tone for the 13 episodes of the adaptation of the 2007 bestselling book with the same name by Jay Asher.
I am a strong, young woman living with depression, and to most, it doesn’t make sense, it doesn’t match their definition or their idea of what this mental illness looks like as if the two were somehow incompatible. But they are or at least can be.