How to move on when you’re rejected for your dream job…

Just before Christmas I saw my dream role advertised, a position had come up in the communications department of a prominent animal welfare charity. I spent a day overhauling my C.V and crafting the ultimate personable yet professional cover letter. I researched the charity and swotted up on the latest policy and news stories. IContinue reading “How to move on when you’re rejected for your dream job…”

Indulge yourself with espresso martini brownies

Move over Mary Berry! Despite being a lover of the British Bake Off (50% swooning over cakes and 50% swooning over Noel Fielding) I am no baker. I’m too lazy and always opt for shop bought which not only saves on time but more importantly saves the washing up! However, I have taken to tryingContinue reading “Indulge yourself with espresso martini brownies”

Alan… Not Turing In His Grave! Blitz Kids & Brit Power.

Is modern drag moving away from misogyny? – RuPaul’s Drag Race UK Season 2 – Ep 1 Review Scrolling through Twitter this week I noticed Alan Turing was trending, which intrigued me straight into a worm hole. As I dug deeper, I became sucked into the latest twitter storm as people took offence to aContinue reading Alan… Not Turing In His Grave! Blitz Kids & Brit Power.

Welcome to Girl Afraid

My first ever blog post! Hello and welcome to Girl Afraid! A new culture blog from me a millennial woman (not womxn, at least until the word mxn is circulated widely!) with too much time on her hands and too many thoughts. Needing to find new ways to entertain myself in between my part-time dayContinue reading “Welcome to Girl Afraid”