S.N. Lemoing talks about the problem of finding a book cover

As an indie author, I have to do a lot of things by myself, and finding a good cover is one of our worst nightmares - unless you're skilled at graphic design. For those of us who aren’t, we have some solutions: pre-made covers which can be affordable, or attempting photomontage.  As I write about [...]

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Have Yourself A Feminist Christmas

It's the most wonderful time of the year! The air is chilly, lights are twinkling in the trees, and it's perfectly acceptable to blast Michael Bublé from your car. But Christmas is also a time where inequality and sexism seeps through the cracks. Remember when you'd go to your nan's or aunt's for dinner during [...]

Militant Feminism: Never Give Up The Fight

This afternoon, after a lunch break spent in this gorgeous September sunshine, a colleague called me over to her desk. "We've had a message sent to the business Facebook page," she said, and I immediately knew what it was going to be about. The day before, I'd been arguing with a guy about tampon tax [...]

Civil Partnerships: Why I, As A Heterosexual Woman, Would Like One

My partner and I recently got engaged, but there are two main reasons why we won't be moving forward just yet. One of those reasons is, of course, money - I'm a recent graduate working as an intern, he's still studying, and we have other things we'd like to do (like, gasp, move into our [...]