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Week 3.2

In Japan automatic doors would always open a beat too late. Too late for me at least. I like to walk fast. And in all of three years I could never get used to it.

Week 3.1

I spent a lot of Easter Sunday learning beginners’ Italian. It was incredibly satisfying, especially when I was able to practice it in real life just a few hours later. Every new language makes you think ‘this is so fun, why don’t I do this more often!’ and then you remember the subjunctive in French,… Continue reading

Week 2.1

I’ve been thinking a lot this week about reviews and customer service. At the end of every Guilty Feminist podcast Deborah Frances-White and her co-presenter take it in turns to ask the audience to rate their podcast, the joke being that DF-W always tells people to give it five stars and the co-presenter will say… Continue reading

Week 1.2

How To Be A Charismatic Woman In A Man’s World On January 21 2017 Susi bumped into Deborah Frances-White on the Women’s March. She’d seen the Guilty Feminist flag flying over marchers’ heads and gradually ended up near the group. She hadn’t seen a photo of Deborah before but as soon as Susi heard that distinctive voice… Continue reading