Here is a selection of writing – a mix of articles I’ve written for magazines, general musings and short stories. You can also go to www.rantsreviewsreflect.co.uk for more
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I have been commissioned to write articles for magazines on a range of topics. I also write about various aspects of parenting, often sparked by something I have read for example, my piece in The Guardian. Plenty is written and said about motherhood, but not always by the mothers themselves. It is more likely that their thoughts are recorded retrospectively, if at all. Some of these can be seen here Mothers Uncovered.

Mothers and Basic Income

https://www.thecanary.co/feature/2020/06/21/universal-basic-income-would-revolutionise-mothers-lives-whose-unpaid-work-keeps-society-going/?fbclid=IwAR0At34uowgbio9SwaKN1RAZUOQW7lDjdTbtv6xXwG6xSfWxYb7vsU_fvLM There is no doubt a universal basic income could help make society more equal. There is a particular group that often gets overlooked, for whom it would be especially life-changing. Mothers. In funding terms, they are often regarded as [...]

Mothers Uncovered: Making The Personal Political

Since starting Mothers Uncovered in 2008, funding has always been one of our struggles. If you’ve not had to apply for grants, imagine it as a job application. A Groundhog Day of a job application because you always have [...]