This was originally going to be part of my November book reviews, but then I realised I had a LOT to say about this book.
“She’s the mother of a young child too, and you know, that in itself doesn’t look great”. Let’s play a game.
After a video of two Cork schoolgirls fighting went viral, The Daily Shift’s Roisin Peddle wonders how we can teach girls to deal with conflict in a positive way… How can women release their anger in a positive way? The…
“Abortion tears her life apart,” the billboards scream. “There’s always a better answer.”
Last September, one of the strangest moments of the decade occurred on this island. R’n’B superstar Rihanna had chosen Northern Ireland as the location to shoot the video for her collaboration with Calvin Harris, We Found Love, a slice of euphoric … Continue reading
“Give it to me straight, doc.” I growled, sitting up on the cold, hard gurney. “How long have I got?” The doctor took a deep breath and stepped back. “Three weeks.” She sighed. “You have three weeks.” I turned away … Continue reading
If you’re a girl, today is your today. March 8 is International Women’s Day, as you no doubt noticed when you clicked into Google this morning. (Seriously, how did we remember any event before the internet?)
The last surviving veteran of World War I has died in Norfolk, just shy of her 111th birthday.
Class assignment February 15 2012.
All images by Tanja Goldbecher.