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Students – love them, hate them, they keep you going…

from Jactherat - Ephemera, Lies And Chocolate

Jactherat is a collection of musings & opinions about the world, politics, life, art, writing, foolishness and dreams, not to mention chocolate, love and desire, and bits of unexpected joy.


Lumps and bumps, aches and pains, and never enough spoons.

from A Curious Orange

Twitter: @SamPancheri

Putting the world to rights, one tea-saturated ramble at a time.

How to Be Jobless

Kirsty Liddle: offered a job on Friday, rejected on Saturday

from How to Be Jobless

Twitter: @howtobejobless

Formerly anonymous hack blogging joblessness, hopelessness and the hilarity of it all.

We Mixed Our Drinks

Theological conferences and inclusivity: a conversation

from We Mixed Our Drinks

Twitter: @boudledidge

Blogging since 2008 about feminism, Christianity, the media, and politics - and since 2012, sometimes about motherhood too.


Who benefits from your suffering? Tory governance is only for the wealthy

from bottomfacedotcom

Twitter: @LuBottom

A blog about feminism and disability (plus any other subjects that grab her attention). Written satirically, with the occasional serious post when the occasion demands it.

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Art Challenge – Day One

from Crewcut and Newt

Twitter: @hill_wheeler

Before her son, this mother subscribed to the school of nurture, not nature. Experience has changed her mind. She asks: Whatever happened to boy power?


Thinking positive: 5 good news stories that you might have forgotten!

from Feminist Mum

Twitter: @feministmumuk

As the daughter of feminists, I'm interested in how we, the next generation of mothers, are choosing to bring up our children.


Unsung heroes #2- Sir Nicholas Winton

from Disgruntled of Didsbury

Twitter: @Disgruntleddids

Life, pregnancy, relationships, travel- the usual!


Life drawing for the terrified

from Paolabiblog

Twitter: @Peebi

Welcome to the private club of this blogger's mind. Who needs to be published when you can be read by the discerning few?


Father's Day is a vile capitalist construct. But, hey, some of the bastards...

from Terrific.

Twitter: @eewarwoowar

Random thoughts from a currently unemployed editor about my toddler, my baby-to-be, and my frustrations with the whole entire world.