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likesofme

Here's a list of things that I like,
things I am thinking about,
things I am reading,
things that I've bought.
Things.

Get on down

When I was young and poor, living in a share house, we couldn’t afford to go out to nightclubs so would often end up dancing in the living room on […]

Tonic magazine

Today I read about a new online magazine Tonic started by a group of ex-Dolly magazine people.
“We have launched Tonic as a lighthouse where like-minded women can find information, inspiration and conversation.”

Blogs v Instagram

Bloggers have risen to fame thanks to deeply personal posts;
Instagram personalities operate in a much more visual medium, relying on photos of cute kids and beautiful homes for likes.

Careers in Fashion

People working in the fashion industry somehow have to navigate their careers within the current state of flux due to BLM, COVID and environmental concerns. Some of my favourite fashion […]

On death

The sure extinction that we travel to
And shall be lost in always. Not to be here,
Not to be anywhere,
And soon; nothing more terrible, nothing more true.