It’s my birthday tomorrow. Every year in the week(s) running up to my birthday I get a little weird. A little… nostalgic and melancholic, I think the word is. Pre-birthday blues, I like to call it. I guess it’s kind of like how around new years people get super intense with writing down their resolutions,
Last week I was invited onto BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour to discuss the stereotype of the “crazy ex-girlfriend.” Having grown up with a father who deemed the majority of women “crazy” (despite the fact he emailed me about the ‘slip in my journalistic standards’ for citing him as having said that post airing of
They say: “A comfort zone is a beautiful place, but nothing ever grows there.” I agree. I just got back from six weeks ‘living’ in Los Angeles and I saw the growth first hand.