The Village

We are currently residing in Güéjar Sierra, a tiny mountain village. We are about 1100m above sea level amongst a population of just 3000. Above us is Sierra Nevada, a popular and quite famous ski resort. Below us is the beautiful Canales reservoir, built in 1988....

The Internet Issue

After our long journey, we woke up about lunchtime the following day. Half asleep, I reach for my phone and of course, check facebook. No connection. I start blindly bashing retry until I notice there’s no H symbol. In fact, there’s no internet symbol AT...

The Journey

We actually left 6 days later than intended. We were sat there, packed, ready and waiting for the phone call. We’d eaten all the food. There was no furniture left, no tv or washing machine anymore. Our landlord and his friend had offered to drive us down as they...

Being OtherKin: A Walk On The Real Wild Side

  People are complicated, varied and incredibly sentient creatures, and the world is a complex, confusing and vibrant place. We all know of what it means to be transgender: when a person feels mismatched between their gender identity and their assigned sex, but very...

Magnetic Personalities: Biohacking Your Hands With Magnets

Magnetic Personalities: Biohacking Your Hands With Magnets Raven Brookes @ The Raven’s Writing Desk   I wear magnets. In fact, I wear two. I’m not entirely sure why. It had something to do with an ex-colleague who sold magnetic jewellery on the side. She must have...