Killing Eve is back this weekend for Season 2; are you as excited as I am? I’m so ready for more of Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s razor dagger-sharp script-writing, more scene stealing fashion and two of the most complex, well-written female characters on the box. But mostly because, finally, more Villanelle! She’s become a bit of an unlikely icon and – yikes, dare I say it? – role model? Probably not for the cold blooded killer bits, but for just about everything else…
We’re all guilty of slipping into that old self-deprecating comedy routine in social situations, aren’t we? Whether we’re with our mates or with a whole crowd of new faces – it’s an easy way to seem more human – more relatable – to come across as humble instead of arrogant and therefore more likeable. In theory! But are we harming ourselves in the process?
I’m not sure if I’m strong and fearless, in fact, I can think of more times when I’ve been exactly the opposite. But, I’m almost certain that during those weak and fearful moments, 9 times out of 10, I’ve been picked back up by womankind. So, let’s raise a glass (or a mug, in my case!) to the women who scoop up other women and help them to stand tall again. Here’s to them and the mico-tales of female heroism out there.
Wouldn’t it be great if they bottled Motivation? So whenever you were feeling stuck in that emotional rut of “I just can’t be arsed” you could just drag yourself to your local supermarket and literally stock up on cans of whoop ass that would give you that much needed boost to get stuff done. They’d […]
You know how it goes; some weeks you’re spilling over with ideas and then others… meh, you’re running on empty. Inspiration is a fickle thing; you can’t bottle it and it comes and goes like the family cat – on top of you one minute, then off prowling the neighbourhood the next. Blogger’s Block – just […]