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.

Guardian

Bloom time: the London floristry scheme helping refugee women

The Pool

The reality of being a pregnant woman in Yarl’s Wood

Broadly

For Pregnant Refugees, Every Day Is a Fight to Survive

Guardian

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

Telegraph

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

Open Democracy

We need to talk about the UK media war on women

Yarl's Wood protest

New Statesman

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

Telegraph

Why do women still need to ‘Reclaim The Night’ in the UK?


Psychology and mental health

Articles on psychology, mental health, and wellbeing.

Mental Health Today

Using art therapy to thrive

NetDoctor

This is what it’s really like to be sectioned

Telegraph

Borderline Personality Disorder: ‘I couldn’t deal with the rollercoaster in my head’

World Mental Health Day: Women in Mind

Refinery29

How The UK Is Failing Women’s Mental Health Needs

The Debrief

Is Your Perfectionism Affecting Your Mental Health?

Refinery29

How Do You Know Which Therapy Is Best For You?

The Debrief

Is There Life After SSRIs?

VICE

Can an App Really Help Manage Your Mental Health?


Relationships and sexual health

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

The Debrief

The Morning After Pill: Myth Vs Reality

The Debrief

How Much Do Drink And Drugs Stop Us Getting Over A Break-Up?

The Debrief

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

The Debrief

The Unique Complications Of Dating A Trans Guy

The Debrief

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

Refinery29

The Secret Pain Of Miscarrying In Your Twenties

Betty

6 things you need to know about periods on the pill

Grazia

What Is Egg Freezing?


Health, fitness and wellbeing

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

The Debrief

9 Things You Probably Didn’t Know Your Hormones Control

Early menopause

The Debrief

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

Detox tea

The Debrief

The Truth About ‘Detox’ Teas

Refinery29

Is Gut Health A Load Of Sh**?

Acne and stress

NetDoctor

What I now know about acne and stress

The Debrief

The Science Behind Why We Get Burnout

Moderation Movement

The Debrief

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

Early menopause

Good House-keeping

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.

Inside Housing

The future of government housing investment – bricks or benefits?

Why Are Millennials Falling Out Of Love With Meat?

The Debrief

Why Are Millennials Falling Out Of Love With Meat?

The Debrief

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

The Debrief

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

The Debrief

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

The Debrief

The Reality Of Being Made Redundant In Your 20s

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

The Debrief

Things You Only Know If You’re A Junior Doctor

Metro

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