Useful Reads

Want to know more about chronic pelvic pain, self-help, and vaginas more generally? Of course you do. Here’s my entirely-not-definitive list of useful articles, books and even the odd video.

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2016: A Year in Books

One of the best things that has happened to me since leaving full-time education is that I have rediscovered the joy of reading. I have returned to my bookshelf much in the way of a prodigal lover: thinking she had enjoyed all there was to enjoy, she went forth into the world, only to find it was cold and empty without her beloved.

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Someone Understands!

Finding solace in Paula Kamen’s ‘All In My Head: An Epic Quest to Cure an Unrelenting, Totally Unreasonable and Only Slightly Enlightening Headache: A Memoir’

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REVIEW – Vagina: A New Biography by Naomi Wolf

Simply put, this is a stonking addition to modern feminist literature. Wolf provides a sweeping biography of female sexuality and how it has been perceived, feared, subjugated, and embraced, throughout the centuries of civilisation. In this age of Pornography as Teacher, we have never needed Wolf’s perspective more.

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NaNoWriMo: Day 1

In which I talk about cheating on Day 1, and my five top reads which are influencing my novel.

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