It is one hell of a juxtaposition; in the same week when the UK was in the spotlight when its people decided that the country was ‘stronger on its own’ – its capital city, who voted to remain in the EU, offered open arms to all who wish to live and celebrate unity in peace. What was … More #lovewins when we step out of our comfort zone
I wouldn’t normally sit down and read a Katie Hopkins column, but the photo of her bleeding face in the Daily Mail made me question what had happened, how it had happened and her point… I didn’t get to the cause of her injury, but I did enjoy reading her views for once. She celebrated … More Sticks and stones
Dive into the history books and you will read much about the Bavarian city’s seeded and often misunderstood past. It was here where Hitler formed his hateful propaganda, but Munich today is light years away from when the Nazi party were in power. You would think that the city’s disturbing history would cast a dark … More Music’s home in Munich
In two new dramas, once again Russell T Davies fits modern stereotypes of gay Britain into his work, but how many labels can you fit in a three-letter word? Russell T Davies is known to not shy away from controversy. Although I loved watching Queer As Folk (admittedly about ten years after it was first … More Review: Cucumber & Banana – testing your tastebuds?
It always impresses me how easy it is to catch up on the latest news when in Central London. Before I could even whip out my smartphone to check the latest happenings in the world, it is just easier to join the commuters and pick up the free papers that are scattered in and around … More When will Russia learn?
We have become a society full of superheroes. The mask will hide our identity to protect the ones we love. Although the mask is necessary, atmospheric and powerful, the metaphor suggests an insecurity that turns out to be far deeper than face value. A recent survey revealed that 80% of women would wait an entire … More Remove the mask
Worried about coming out? Or worried about your son/daughter coming out? Relax, My mother has been there and heard it all. I interviewed her finding out what it was really like to have your son come out of the closet at sixteen and how she dealt with it. Here is a sneak peak of the … More Coming out – Br!o magazine sneak peak!