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On a cold winter day I sat in the office of the local wedding registrar, excitedly waiting for my appointment to sign the official documents for my upcoming wedding. I had been with my then fiancé for nine years, engaged for two of those and our big day had been meticulously planned, all that remained […]

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I think it’s safe to say that no matter your nationality or hometown – the entire world is absorbed in politics at the moment. This is an amazing thing and we should celebrate the fact we live in such a diverse society and that most of us are able to freely express ourselves. Sometimes though,

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When I was 16 I remember reading some sort of period Thomas Hardy style romantic novel. The two main characters exchanged letters for months, culminating in the Mr Darcy type guy asking for a picture of his beloved. Back then the option of a sexy selfie was off the table. You would have to go