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Mr. Smith, Go To Washington!

Mr. Smith Goes To Washington is a gem of a movie, a timeless cultural statement. It could have been written today, and it wouldn't...

Eternal Virgins

The year is 2032. In America, women who are not holding, or acting in accordance to a valid Compliant Card, are deported. Apart for sexual...

Life-writing; Vulvas.

When I learned to draw I would do life-drawing. This involved sitting and looking and putting what I saw onto the page using lead...

Clinton, Trump and residual nipples

I don’t know what to make of the US Presidential election. Was it class, inequality, race, existential angst, information bubbles, a gigantic white tantrum,...

The Phantom Menace: Trump, Climate Change and its Threat on the...

For a progressive American, there seems to be no limit to all of the ways that a Trump Administration could negatively affect our country....

The Dress That I Won’t Wear

Months ago, I saw a dress I loved. I thought about it for a few months before I bought it. Sometimes I put things...

Only ‘nasty’ women experience ‘revenge porn’, right?

In early 2016, I gave evidence to a Parliamentary Committee on ‘revenge porn’. One politician said he understood that intimate photos were most often...

Mr. Trump, Say Hello To Fiction

President-elect Trump, if you seek greatness, if you seek prosperity for the United States of America and the Western Hemisphere, if you seek restoration:...

Twelve days in Australia

Dear Emerita, I am on holidays and allowing my addiction to Facebook click bate rein free. In the mornings I linger late in the new...

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