#WomenWhoWrite: An excerpt from We by Gillian Anderson

WHY NOW? ‘Politics hates a vacuum. If it isn’t filled with hope, someone will fill it with fear.’ NAOMI KLEIN   Our current way of doing things – the ‘me culture’ – isn’t working. The world we all share is more divided and unequal than ever. Rates of anxiety, depression and self-harm among women are… Continue reading #WomenWhoWrite: An excerpt from We by Gillian Anderson

#WomenWhoWrite: An excerpt from The Nine-Chambered Heart by Janice Pariat

One afternoon, you get very upset. We are lying on the bed in the guest room. For some reason you’ve taken a fancy to this place; it’s like a cave you say. With the light falling through leaves, from the window. It’s a room I hardly use on my own, but with you here, I… Continue reading #WomenWhoWrite: An excerpt from The Nine-Chambered Heart by Janice Pariat

#WomenWhoWrite: An excerpt from Brave by Rose McGowan

“Did you break up with someone?” At first the question made me angry. I thought it sexist, stereotypical, disheartening. There was no death of a relation-ship that made me so in need of freedom that I’d alter myself. The more the breakup question was asked, the more it made me think about my motives. I… Continue reading #WomenWhoWrite: An excerpt from Brave by Rose McGowan