Maisie Wilson

Directionless snowflake who should probably get out more. Spends time walking around forests, reading, playing piano and answering “no, I still don’t know what I’m going to do yet” to my mother.Studying for my bachelor’s degree in Criminology, because I saw one too many Netflix true crime dramas and mistook it for a career path.

Hollywood’s Obsession With a Dead Family and a Guy with a Gun

Law Abiding Citizen, Guardians of the Galaxy, The Mentalist, X Men, Apocalypse, Macbeth, Max Payne, The Punisher, Final Fantasy 4, CIS, Twilight Zone. So everyone recognises at least one of the above, right? We’ve got a few movies in there, some TV shows, a handful of video games, even a beloved Shakespeare play. If you’ve …

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Women Have Been Overlooked When Measuring Poverty

Poverty. Despite being a subject everyone seems willing to discuss in regular conversation, first person accounts of poverty seem to draw nervous coughs and a sudden reluctance to make eye contact. As a working class person, I’ve found it interesting to note that while my upper class companions can describe their second house in Turkey …

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