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wannabe

#WhatIReallyReallyWant

July 8, 2016

The 20th anniversary of the Spice Girls has brought with it a remake of “Wannabe”, courtesy of the #WhatIReallyReallyWant campaign, calling to an end to violence against women ahead of a UN meeting in September. Created by Global Goals, and launched by the Project Everyone initiative, it stars a range of singers, including Canada’s Taylor …

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writing

On Writing

July 7, 2016

When I was 17 or so, I told my parents, very tentatively, that I wanted to be a journalist. It wasn’t that I actually liked the idea of being a journalist: it was that I loved writing, and at 17 I couldn’t really imagine any other career that might be acceptable to the parental units that would also …

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Life: An Update

April 7, 2016

It’s hard to believe that it’s been more than four years now that I stopped practicing law and changed gears to design. I still don’t see it as having been a ‘brave’ thing to do. Bravery is about getting over your fears. I wasn’t afraid about failing or ruining my career or life, I just really …

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