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What sex workers taught me about my career

I’m lucky enough to spend a lot of time talking to Jemima, the other half of this blog, who is a sexworker. One of the joys of social media is … Continue reading

December 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Sunday Sermon; Tidings of comfort and joy.

It’s a strange time of year, the build up to Christmas, with all the emotions good and bad that can bring, then the pregnant pause as we wait for New … Continue reading

December 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Protecting the zone

There has been a lot of discussion of the suggestion by Yvette Cooper that protests outside clinics that provide abortions be made illegal. It is, as this article states, already … Continue reading

December 19, 2014 · 4 Comments

There but…

Sometimes I use this blog to muse aloud. These thoughts are just a first draft. It’s almost impossible to read the accounts of the Hillsborough inquest and not to ask … Continue reading

December 18, 2014 · 1 Comment

The Sunday Sermon; Have a Happy Winterval

Reading this excellent post in Time I discovered I was still able to be surprised by the War on Christmas mob, who apparently claim Xmas is used to erase Christianity. … Continue reading

December 14, 2014 · 2 Comments

My name’s Jemima and…

When we were travelling around India we stayed for a month at a family home that had been recently converted into a hotel. I still remember sitting on their lawn, … Continue reading

December 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

My name’s Carter, and I’m a sadist

All too often we fall into the error of assuming fuckwits are just that. Fuckwits, who need to be told they’re fuckwits by people like us,who’re not fuckwits. If only … Continue reading

December 13, 2014 · 1 Comment

Is it all about me?

I’ve had a couple of ‘why do I bother’ moments with Twitter in the last couple of days. Forgive me in advance if I talk about them, since they seem … Continue reading

December 12, 2014 · 1 Comment

My beautiful career

Natasha Bolter is, apparently, distraught that her career in politics may have been harmed by her revelations about her experience of sexual harassment in UKIP. Dear reader, we believe her … Continue reading

December 11, 2014 · 2 Comments

Not all in it together

We’ve been known to make the odd disparaging reference to the much talked about case of a family in Dorset who were placed under surveillance by the local council to … Continue reading

December 10, 2014 · 1 Comment

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