#InspiringWomen: February

Welcome to The Bandwagon's new feature for 2016 - #InspiringWomen. These posts aim to not only celebrate successful women, but also to encourage others to follow their dreams. Meet February's lady, Sammi McEwan. Sammi is a recent graduate, freelance artist, and incredibly talented woman. She designed the banner for this very blog, and has managed [...]


Feminism: What Does It Mean To You?

It's fairly obvious that the definition of feminism has become somewhat twisted, despite it literally meaning 'the advocacy of women's rights on the ground of the equality of the sexes'. See that word, equality? Well, it seems to have gotten lost in translation. So I want to know, on the basis of this actual definition, [...]

Why The Idea That Men Are Stronger Than Women Is Harmful To All

So recently, I was having a discussion at work, about how I'm moving house and, due to my health problems, I've been struggling somewhat with packing (cough, too many books). It came up that my partner, who is a man, should do all the heavy lifting, not because he's my partner and would want to [...]


Hello, December! 2015 has flown by, and it's already the end of the year. Time flies when you're having fun, and it zooms by if you're reading great books! If you missed it, I previously wrote about my #WinterReads, which included some beautiful wintry books. But today I want to focus on the female authors [...]