First Love – & Why Dating is Harder if You’re Gay.

On September 13th, 2010, I got an alert from Facebook telling me that someone had messaged me. At the time I didn’t own a fancy iPhone, so all I received was a frantic beeping sound and a text that told me I had a mail. It was from my ‘ex-boyfriend’. I use that term loosely … Continue reading First Love – & Why Dating is Harder if You’re Gay.

It’s just as hard to be Ken, as it is to be Barbie.

The first time I ever heard the term ‘eating disorder’ I was around the age of eleven. I’d dived into one of my mother’s magazines and in the middle of it, taking up a whole double-page spread, was an article accompanied by upsetting images of emaciated girls with folded hands and hollow-looking eyes. I didn’t … Continue reading It’s just as hard to be Ken, as it is to be Barbie.