Ever heard of a minor little drug called Roaccutane? If you have then you’ll know that the drug is anything but minor or little. My own journey on the drug… Read more “Hormonal Acne: when mother nature decides periods aren’t bad enough already”
After the success of my first Chat’s With Charlie post, I have decided to continue the feature on a weekly basis! Eeeeeeek, exciting! Check out the link above if you… Read more “#2 Chats with Charlie”
Starting this week why don’t we try something a little different? Something a little… personal. Elephant’s Voice is giving you guys your own five minutes – and a little… Read more “#1 Chats with Charlie”
For decades the world of fashion and photography have been making the impossible seem possible. Even worse, they’ve been making it seem healthy. What is a ‘beach body’? Oh wait,… Read more “Is Body Confidence this year’s Beach Body?”
160 episodes. Worth it? The fans think not. Well, most of them. I’m a fan. Was a fan? Up until the dolls house series. I was one… Read more “Pretty Little waste of time: why A.D. was A.Diaster”
Want to hear something funny? I’m a dyslexic journalist (trying to learn shorthand – you’d think making the words shorter would help, turns out only if you… Read more “Dyslexia: when you need spell check to write down your own condition”
If an individual commits an act against the law so disgusting and inhumane against another human life should they be punished by losing their own? Is life imprisonment an… Read more “Lifers: prisons death sentence in waiting”
Emotional intimacy? Trust? Investing an interest in someone else’s life? Who has time for that? It seems that a growing portion of the (as Topshop likes to put it) females… Read more “Are single women lonely and loveless or liberated and laughin’?”
Women everywhere seem to date three guys before finding ‘the one’. Most of us even add a few little cheeky extra’s to that list.
Is there anything more defiant and empowering than answering hate with love? That’s exactly what Ariana Grande chose to do. Her and thousands of fans, many artists… Read more “Ariana defies terror attack, leading public to fighting hate with love”
(Here’s a little disclaimer before you all rip me to shreds for being brave, stupid enough to voice my political opinion online.)
Roaccutane hits the headlines frequently: “Devastated parents claim their son, 21, killed himself after side effects from an acne drug he took at 16 made him ‘obsessive,… Read more “Is Roaccutane really acne’s ‘wonder drug’?”
It has become depressingly normal for women to face scrutiny after falling victim to a crime. It has become mundane for women to be taught by parents, with the best intentions, to ensure that in order for men to behave we must send out the correct signals.
By Charlie Wainwright. Thrown away statements such as ‘take it as a compliment’ or ‘it was only a joke, love’ are all too familiar for 21st century… Read more “It’s not a compliment, nor a joke – it is sexual assault.”
Animal rights activists protested on the busiest day of the week in Leeds city centre in a bid to turn passers-by onto the vegan lifestyle.
By Charlie Wainwright Leeds’ first ever week-long indie International Festival will be held this April – not to be confused with Leeds International Film Festival.
Want to see heartbreak? Focus your eyes on La La Land’s director Damien Chazelle face when this year’s Oscar’s award for ‘best picture’ was taken away from… Read more “THAT Oscars 2017 hiccup… Here come the memes”
Some women suffer something a little extra during their period. PMS-Acne. Yes, it’s actually a thing. You’re not just really unfortunate that a flare up happens before… Read more “Pesky-Period-Pimples go Pop!”
Two hours of my life I will never get back. The only exciting part of the new 50 Shades Darker was when the credits rolled up at the end.… Read more “50 shades of… wasted time”
This guy really does cut the… cheese. Oh that’s tacky, oh well, let’s go with it anyway. This guy really does cut the cheese!…