Writing portfolio

My writing spans a range of publications and readerships – including national and regional newspapers, consumer and trade magazines, and online outlets – but typically focuses on topics relating to feminism, women’s health and lifestyle, and mental health.


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Feminism and women’s rights

Articles covering abortion and reproductive rights, equality and liberation, refugee women’s rights, violence against women, sexual harassment, and other women’s issues.

Study Shows How Distressing Anti-Abortion 'Vigils' Are For Women - Broadly

Broadly

 Study Shows How Distressing Anti-Abortion ‘Vigils’ Are For Women

Betty

16 ways you can help end violence against women and girls

Broadly

A Celebration of Self: Capturing the Inner Lives of Women and Genderfluid People

Indy/The i

Uphill Ride? Women’s road races are struggling for status and survival

Guardian

Bloom time: the London floristry scheme helping refugee women

Domestic violence app

Broadly

This App Could Change the Way Domestic Violence Victims Seek Help

Broadly

Campaigners Lobby for ‘Full Decriminalization’ of Abortion in the UK

The Debrief

Drink Spiking: Why Horror Story Drug Devil’s Breath Is The Least Of Our Worries

Guardian

‘When we get it right, we save a life’: Domestic abuse teams in hospitals

Open Democracy

We need to talk about the UK media war on women

Telegraph

Groping and tongue-clicking: Think UK transport is bad for sexual harassment? Try Paris

Childcare globally

Grazia

The Truth About How Much Childcare Costs Differ Around The World


Psychology and mental health

Articles on psychology, mental health, and wellbeing.

Mental health in 2016

The Debrief

Was 2016 A Tipping Point For Mental Health?

Refinery29

How Do You Know Which Therapy Is Best For You?

Creativity and mental health

The Debrief

Debunking The Problematic Myth That Mental Illness Always Goes Hand In Hand With Creativity

Betty

Is online counselling actually any good?

The Debrief

7 Alternative Mental Health Hacks Young Women Are Trying

VICE

Can an App Really Help Manage Your Mental Health?

The Debrief

Is There Life After SSRIs?

Patient

How to stop binge eating

Mental Health Today

Young People’s Mental Health – the Importance of Transitions

Broadly

‘It Was Just Black’: The Condition That Makes You Unable To Imagine Things

Betty

Surviving the New Year body image minefield

NetDoctor

How to support a loved one with a mental health problem


Relationships and sexual health

Articles on sex, love, relationships, and sexual and reproductive health.

The Debrief

What Actually Happens When You Get An Abortion?

The Debrief

Bed Death: Coming To A Relationship Near You?

The Debrief

Ask An Adult: How Does The Morning After Pill Work?

Cosmo

“What I wish I knew about fertility in my twenties”

Betty

6 things you need to know about periods on the pill

Grazia

What Is Egg Freezing?

Grazia

Do You Need A Relationship Gap Year?

The Debrief

The Morning After Pill: Myth Vs Reality

Broadly

Over Half Of Men Are Uncomfortable Talking About Their Partners’ Vagina

The Debrief

The Unique Complications Of Dating A Trans Guy

Vice

What Happens to Your Body in the Hours and Days After an Abortion

Refinery29

The Secret Pain Of Miscarrying In Your Twenties


Health, fitness and wellbeing

Articles on physical health, diet, fitness, and wellbeing.

Cosmo

What it’s like to be left infertile by cancer at the age of 23

NetDoctor

This is what it’s like to go through the menopause at just 17

The Debrief

The Science Behind Why We Get Burnout

Always hungry

The Debrief

Ask An Adult: Why Am I Always Hungry?

Early menopause

Cosmo

This Is What It’s Like To Go Through The Menopause When You’re Young

Early menopause

Good House-keeping

This is what it’s like to go through the menopause at just 17

Detox tea

The Debrief

The Truth About ‘Detox’ Teas

Moderation Movement

The Debrief

The Moderation Movement Food Trend Is Proof That We’ve Lost The Plot About Our Diets

Patient

How to stop binge eating

Acne and stress

NetDoctor

What I now know about acne and stress

Refinery29

Is Gut Health A Load Of Sh**?

Betty

Surviving the New Year body image minefield


Social issues and politics

Articles on politics, work and society, covering everything from LGBT issues to housing policy.

Inside Housing

Access denied: the disabled millennials who can’t find adapted affordable housing

The Debrief

Michael Dougan: The EU Law Expert Everyone’s Turning To Post Brexit

Metro

Starbucks, Amazon and Google tax avoidance: What is the impact on developing countries?

The Debrief

Meet The Young Nurses Who Need A Side Hustle Just To Pay Their Bills

Patient

How to support your transgender child

Why Are Millennials Falling Out Of Love With Meat?

The Debrief

Why Are Millennials Falling Out Of Love With Meat?

The Debrief

The Reality Of Being Made Redundant In Your 20s

Indy Voices

Despite my upbringing, I used to be an atheist. Now, like Mark Zuckerberg, I’ve had a rethink

Things You Only Know If You're A Junior Doctor - The Debrief

The Debrief

Things You Only Know If You’re A Junior Doctor

Inside Housing

The future of government housing investment – bricks or benefits?

The Debrief

Ask An Adult: How The Hell Do I Ask For A Payrise?

The Debrief

How To Be A Straight Woman At Pride Without Being A Dick