Thoughts on the Education of Daughters: #milifandom, Mary Wollstonecraft, and the Myth of Political Apathy in Young Women

Thank you for the selfies, thank you for the support, and thank you for the most unlikely cult of the 21st century; milifandom. At first glance, it seems like the modern world is fairly au fait with fandom. Directioners, Beliebers,…

The Tube

Here be dragons, say the signs, In not so many words But in the sighs you’ve heard Approaching in the echoed walls, The clatter-clack of roaring calls, Of sleepy monsters stirred From sleep in tunnels dark and cloistered Deep, the…

Paperbacks

Leaves, cracked brown by summer’s death and the weight Of my shoes in their unforgiving tread Sigh susurrated numbers, mark the dates That saw us twisting insubstantial threads Of communality in paperbacks Crack-crossed by lived-in, bent-back spines, Our reading habits…