A Review of Clementine Ford’s Fight Like A Girl

Content warning for both Ford’s book and this review: sexual violence, rape culture, eating disorders, and mental health issues. Note: Fight Like A Girl was originally printed in Australia by Allen & Unwin in 2016, and was published by Oneworld Publications for the UK on August 2, and will be published in the US on […]

Review: So India

[This review was first published online on the Chichester Observer website. The original story can be read at chichester.co.uk/news/review-excellent-experience-eating-at-so-india-1-8454832.] Good food is evocative. Sight, smell, taste – sharing an excellent meal with your family is an experience which you think back on, discussing where you ate, the things you enjoyed, what you’d tried for the first […]

Review: Take me down to Masala City

[This review was first published online on the Chichester Observer website. The original story can be read at https://www.chichester.co.uk/news/take-me-down-to-masala-city-for-a-selection-of-tasty-dishes-1-8403433.] Take me down to Masala City for a selection of tasty dishes I’m sure other allergy sufferers will agree with me when I say that eating at restaurants can often be a bit of a headache. The […]

Willkommen, Bienvenue, Welcome

[Image: Nameless and Friendless, 1857, Emily Mary Osborn] Hello, friends, Romans, and lovers of the creative, historical, queer, and macabre! Thank you for taking the time to visit my attempted cabinet of curiosities. For anyone who may have stumbled across this blog and might be wondering who I am, my name is Emily, I’m a writer […]