Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman: Courageous or Cleavage?

Wonder Woman – the most anticipated and highly recognised film of 2017 felt like nothing more than getting tomatoes thrown at my face, when I thankfully, had the pleasure of watching the movie from the comfort of my own home. Wonder Woman was praised with wondrous words like “inspiring”, “heroic” and most importantly a representation… Continue reading Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman: Courageous or Cleavage?

The Art of Contouring as Demonstrated by the Artists of the Renaissance Period

The artists of the Renaissance adopted an Aristotelean stance, with guidance from Cennino Cennini’s (c.1370- c. 1440) and Leon Battista Alberti’s (1404-1472) treatise on the techniques involved in creating representational art, which suggests that imbuing realism is not merely an observation of nature but also a clear understanding of science, the human anatomy and mathematics;… Continue reading The Art of Contouring as Demonstrated by the Artists of the Renaissance Period

The Resurrection of the Pre-Raphaelite’s “Fallen Woman” in Thirteen Reasons Why

  The Netflix adaptation of Jay Asher’s novel of Thirteen Reasons Why has been well-received around the world. This is due to its freshness, beautiful-looking cast members and nail-biting plot. Not to mention that it’s been heavily endorsed by the pop princess, Selena Gomez, herself. Yup, Thirteen Reasons Why was bound to be a killer.… Continue reading The Resurrection of the Pre-Raphaelite’s “Fallen Woman” in Thirteen Reasons Why

The SweatShop “Boss” Boys and their Multi-Level Marketing Ploys in…. Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Sheffield and Newcastle: The Second Coming

**I can now confirm that I have reviewed and edited the content of this post appropriately. See disclaimer at the bottom of the page** Multi Level Marketing (MLM) firms have been fooling job seekers to apply to work for them since the 1980’s. Back then it took the form of door-to-door sales to con customers into… Continue reading The SweatShop “Boss” Boys and their Multi-Level Marketing Ploys in…. Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Sheffield and Newcastle: The Second Coming

The Modern Aphrodite

Don’t get me wrong, this isn’t a long and exhaustive radical-feminist monologue, where I will moan about gender inequality in society, and how men have suppressed women since the beginning of time. I love men despite them being the cause of all my sufferings, but never will you find me wanting to eliminate them from… Continue reading The Modern Aphrodite

A Hipster in Wanderlust

We understand most of you middle-class hipsters are quite effortlessly busy as you go about your “blasé” American Apparel lifestyle. Yes, it must be very stressful and tiring to always be travelling around the world, doing intensive charitable work to show your philanthropy side like Angelina Jolie; while exploring the exotic and trying out new,… Continue reading A Hipster in Wanderlust