NEW YEAR: Why do we make new year’s resolutions?

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Why we make ’em, break ’em and how to actually see one through (hint: superficial stuff doesn’t cut it) BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE New year’s resolutions are funny things, aren’t they? We’ve probably all made at least one in our lifetimes, but where did the act of making them come from? How popular are they today? [….]

The lipstick life 2: Unsustainable underwear habits

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This week Rosie discovers the challenges of maintaining her femme mystique. BY ROSIE MUSSEN When I first had sex with my girlfriend Pearl, I wore matching teal coloured underwear and was thrilled to see that she returned the favour with matching black lace. I had never slept with anybody who treated me to matching underwear [….]

SELF-LOVE: All I want for Christmas is… to tune into my inner voice

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“American artist, musician and Instagram personality Bunny Michael, is teaching us a new way to love ourselves – listen to your Higher Self” BY MEGAN EVANS. IMAGE BUNNY MICHAELS SPEAKING IN LONDON. Nowadays adverts, influencers and self-help books tell us that it’s not only ok to be single, but it’s better because being single means we [….]

The lipstick life

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Introducing Rosie Mussen, femme extraordinaire. BY ROSIE MUSSEN If you whack “define: lipstick lesbian” into Google you will be informed that a lipstick lesbian is “a lesbian who favours a glamorous, traditionally feminine lifestyle”. I have always felt that I’ve fallen quite comfortably into this category of femme lesbian.  I roamed the earth for a [….]

Five TV shows you can binge on Netflix this Christmas

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A gift from DIVA to you, if staying on the sofa is your Christmas wish 🎁 BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA TWITTER Some people barely even stay in the house during the festive season. They’re out ice skating, kissing under the mistletoe after a few mulled wines or dancing to All I Want For Christmas [….]

THEATRE: Lucy Hutson’s Bound challenges gender identity in a unique way

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“There’s loads of identities that I have, and I don’t really know how to be any of them” BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS Live artist Lucy Hutson’s show Bound has been 10 years in the making. Working with various film makers, Lucy’s life has been captured at various points as it continues to evolve. It showcases now [….]