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.


I have written for…

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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.

Telegraph

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

Standard Issue

Haven sent

Broadly

For Pregnant Refugees, Every Day Is a Fight to Survive

Guardian

A moment that changed me: becoming godmother to a refugee’s baby

Yarl's Wood protest

New Statesman

“What have I got to lose?” Hunger strikes and protests at Yarl’s Wood detention centre

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

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

Broadly

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


Psychology and mental health

Articles on psychology, mental health, and wellbeing.

NetDoctor

How to support a loved one with a mental health problem

NetDoctor

Is anxiety sabotaging your career?

Antenatal depression

Grazia

Why We Need To Start Being Honest About Antenatal Depression

World Mental Health Day: Women in Mind

Refinery29

How The UK Is Failing Women’s Mental Health Needs

7 things Rae Earl wants you to know about mental health

Betty

7 things Rae Earl wants you to know about mental health

Pre-menstrual dysphoric disorder

The Debrief

PMDD: Imagine Having To Choose Between Your Fertility And Your Mental Health

NetDoctor

This is what it’s really like to be sectioned

NetDoctor

The complicated truth about food and depression


Relationships and sexual health

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

The Debrief

The Morning After Pill: Myth Vs Reality

Broadly

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

The Femedic

This is the trauma of getting your period at Yarl’s Wood

Refinery29

The Secret Pain Of Miscarrying In Your Twenties

Betty

6 things you need to know about periods on the pill

The Debrief

So, What Do You Do When Your Boyfriend Has Depression?

The Debrief

What Actually Happens When You Get An Abortion?

The Debrief

Bed Death: Coming To A Relationship Near You?


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

Acne and stress

NetDoctor

What I now know about acne and stress

Early menopause

The Debrief

What It’s Like To Go Through The Menopause In Your 20s

Refinery29

Is Gut Health A Load Of Sh**?

The Debrief

The Science Behind Why We Get Burnout

The Debrief

9 Things You Probably Didn’t Know Your Hormones Control

Early menopause

Cosmo

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

NetDoctor

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


Social issues and politics

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

The Debrief

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

The Debrief

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

Why Are Millennials Falling Out Of Love With Meat?

The Debrief

Why Are Millennials Falling Out Of Love With Meat?

Inside Housing

The future of government housing investment – bricks or benefits?

The Debrief

The Reality Of Being Made Redundant In Your 20s

The Debrief

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

Indy Voices

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

The Debrief

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