Should the burqa be banned?

Many people have given into fear, and believe that the burqa should be banned. But, should it? Wearing a burqa is a choice – just like it’s your choice to wear a jeans and t shirt. Many scared people feel … Continue reading

Let’s talk about rape

The topic of conversation across the tabloids a few weeks ago were all about about rape. A horrible, nasty subject I know, but that’s what they’ve been talking about. So, I’ve decided to jump on the bandwagon. It’s started when the … Continue reading

Be who you are

Even though I’ve left The Pembrokeshire Herald, I still send in my weekly column to be published every Friday. This week, I spoke about how women are portrayed in the media, much to my distaste. In magazines and on the … Continue reading

Why are we not equal?

I was talking to a friend of mine about wages this week, and we were discussing how absurd it is that someone is paid less because of their age. The current rates for minimum wage as of October 1, 2016 … Continue reading

Abuse is never okay

Everyone loves to rant on Facebook, don’t they? People get so passionate about things that are so minuscule and forget about what actually matters in the world, or just plain and simply fail to see the real point of an … Continue reading

Help Save Eliza: A brave 2-year-old battling cancer

A brave, beautiful little girl has captured my heart, who is currently in desperate need of donations to get the cancer treatment she needs. Eliza and her family live very close to me, and she reminds me of my own … Continue reading

Are we being indoctrinated?

Most of us will have noticed that adverts have started appearing on the TV, trying to get us to start buying toys for our sons, daughters, nieces and nephews for Christmas. Unfortunately, I have fallen for their trap, and have … Continue reading

When you’re disgusted with the world

  I know I shouldn’t be shocked by the world any more, but I am. I always am. I don’t even know if shocked is the right word. I’m more horrified and disgusted. I don’t quite understand the mentality of … Continue reading