Sexuality and Relationships

This is where you can find my features and op-eds on relationships, sex and bisexuality. Warning, this section also features pieces on abusive relationships.

2022

How Pam And Tommy Exploits Pamela Anderson All Over Again for Whynow, February 22

2021

Kissing is More Than Just Sexual: Why I Don’t Think it Should be Banned on Too Hot to Handle for Killing Kittens, September 21

Benefits and disability: ‘I’ll never cohabit again, to protect myself’ for BBC News, July 21

Britney’s account of forced contraception is all too real for disabled people for The Flock, June 21

Adena El-Amin, The Bold Type – 50 best LGBTQ+ TV characters since the Stonewall riots for Digital Spy digital magazine, June 21

I’m Married To A Man And I Don’t Have To Prove My Bisexuality for Bi Org, May 21

Disabled Women are Targets for Domestic Abuse for The Restless Network, April 21

Disabled women still don’t have financial freedom. Here’s why for The Flock, March 21

It’s Okay If Women Don’t Want To Share Their Sexual Assault Trauma for Huffpost UK, March 21

2020

Emotional Abuse Isn’t Over When You Walk Out. It’s Still Impacting Me Now for Huffpost (published anonymously), March 20

Disabled Women Like me are Being Trapped in Abusive Relationships by Inadequate Benefits for Metro UK (published anonymously), March 20

2019 and Earlier

How Can I Be Visibly Bisexual? for Diva Magazine, December 19

6 Reasons Your Period Flow Is Lighter Than Normal for O.School, October 19

What Everyone Needs To Know About Sexual Consent for O.School, September 19

I Didn’t Realise I Could Be Bisexual Until I was 22 – Here’s Why for Metro UK, August 17

How the LGBT+ Community Stigmatises Bisexuality for The Queerness, April ’17

Is my Friend Still Bisexual? A Handy Guide for The Establishment, August 16