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…
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.
A Celebration of Self: Capturing the Inner Lives of Women and Genderfluid People
A moment that changed me: becoming godmother to a refugee’s baby
Bloom time: the London floristry scheme helping refugee women
For Pregnant Refugees, Every Day Is a Fight to Survive
Why do women still need to ‘Reclaim The Night’ in the UK?
We need to talk about the UK media war on women
The Truth About How Much Childcare Costs Differ Around The World
Campaigners Lobby for ‘Full Decriminalization’ of Abortion in the UK
“What have I got to lose?” Hunger strikes and protests at Yarl’s Wood detention centre
Uphill Ride? Women’s road races are struggling for status and survival
Groping and tongue-clicking: Think UK transport is bad for sexual harassment? Try Paris
Study Shows How Distressing Anti-Abortion ‘Vigils’ Are For Women
Psychology and mental health
Articles on psychology, mental health, and wellbeing.
Has CBT Had Its Day as a Treatment for Depression?
How to support someone bereaved by suicide
This is what it’s really like to be sectioned
Is Your Perfectionism Affecting Your Mental Health?
7 things Rae Earl wants you to know about mental health
Surviving the New Year body image minefield
Is There Life After SSRIs?
How Do You Know Which Therapy Is Best For You?
Is anxiety sabotaging your career?
Borderline Personality Disorder: ‘I couldn’t deal with the rollercoaster in my head’
Using art therapy to thrive
Young People’s Mental Health – the Importance of Transitions
Relationships and sexual health
Articles on sex, love, relationships, and sexual and reproductive health.
Are fertility apps a reliable form of contraception?
How to overcome breastfeeding stigma
The Unique Complications Of Dating A Trans Guy
Over Half Of Men Are Uncomfortable Talking About Their Partners’ Vagina
How Endometriosis Symptoms Affect The Lives Of Those Who Suffer With The Condition Every Day
When Chemotherapy Saves Your Life, but Leaves You Infertile
6 things you need to know about periods on the pill
How to actually be just good friends with a boy
Do You Need A Relationship Gap Year?
Ask An Adult: How Does The Morning After Pill Work?
The Secret Pain Of Miscarrying In Your Twenties
This is the trauma of getting your period at Yarl’s Wood
Health, fitness and wellbeing
Articles on physical health, diet, fitness, and wellbeing.
What It’s Like To Go Through The Menopause In Your 20s
What I now know about acne and stress
Is Gut Health A Load Of Sh**?
Bums Out, Guns Out: The man using push-ups to get men talking about bowel disease
How to stop binge eating
This Is What It’s Like To Go Through The Menopause When You’re Young
This is what it’s like to go through the menopause at just 17
The Moderation Movement Food Trend Is Proof That We’ve Lost The Plot About Our Diets
What it’s like to be left infertile by cancer at the age of 23
9 Things You Probably Didn’t Know Your Hormones Control
The Science Behind Why We Get Burnout
The Truth About ‘Detox’ Teas
Social issues and politics
Articles on politics, work and society, covering everything from LGBT issues to housing policy.
Despite my upbringing, I used to be an atheist. Now, like Mark Zuckerberg, I’ve had a rethink
Why Are Millennials Falling Out Of Love With Meat?
Michael Dougan: The EU Law Expert Everyone’s Turning To Post Brexit
Access denied: the disabled millennials who can’t find adapted affordable housing
Things You Only Know If You’re A Junior Doctor
Meet The Young Nurses Who Need A Side Hustle Just To Pay Their Bills
How to support your transgender child
Ask An Adult: How The Hell Do I Ask For A Payrise?
The future of government housing investment – bricks or benefits?
Starbucks, Amazon and Google tax avoidance: What is the impact on developing countries?
The Reality Of Being Made Redundant In Your 20s
How To Be A Straight Woman At Pride Without Being A Dick