The strange life of an Oxford student- my top 6 experiences

Reading Time: 11 minutes I spent nine years doing three degrees at the beautiful, but highly unusual, University of Oxford.  My “Oxford experience” featured many peculiar ancient traditions, getting to grips with dress codes and a unique language, plus overcoming some tough challenges.  … Continue Reading

Inspired by Drag: What I’ve learned from RuPaul’s Drag Race

Reading Time: 9 minutes RuPaul’s Drag Race is a reality TV show contest that can be described as a cross between America’s Next Top Model, a documentary about LGBTQ+ lifestyles, Project Runway, a YouTube makeup tutorial, and an explosion in a sequin factory- what’s not to love!… Continue Reading

7 reasons why I love Swing dancing!

Reading Time: 8 minutes I’m often asked: what’s this Swing dancing thing about? Well, there’s less two-stepping to Glenn Miller records, sipping nice cups of tea* than you may think, and more hardcore late nights, international travel, and throwing down to live music. *there… Continue Reading

Diary from a Goth festival: Infest 2017

Reading Time: 9 minutes What’s it like at a Goth festival? I’m asked this a lot, and afraid I can’t confirm assumptions of ritual sacrifice, moshing, and crying in a corner- there’s a lot more yoga, tea drinking, and hugs than you might think.… Continue Reading