In The Circus

In The Circus

Activism, Disability, Sex Work, Squatting ‘There’s a documented history of EDS*. You can see it, trace it through photographs of the old sideshow traditions of the circus, all of those people who lived in freak-shows or made their living as contortionists....
Boudica

Boudica

Activism, BDSM, Disability, Gender, Sexuality, Trans* ‘Gender Queer Femme, what is that? I get confused, I don’t know what to say, because people now say non-binary. Back when I started thinking about this stuff, that term didn’t exist, so I used to...
Third Sector

Third Sector

Activism, Austerity, Education, HIV, New Age Travellers, Sexuality, Squatting, Working Lives ‘ When I was coming out in the 80’s, it was at the same time as a lot of public health campaigns about AIDS. That did a lot to shape my identity as a gay man. In...
Liverish

Liverish

Activism, Austerity, Drugs, Sex Work, Sexuality ‘I’ve taken a lot of drugs in my time, truck loads, shed loads. Drugs I didn’t even know the names of, great drugs, shit drugs. That was a long time ago, I’ve been in recovery for decades now. I guess that...
Switching Focus

Switching Focus

Activism, BDSM, Butch, Femme, Gender, Military, Sexuality, sexwork  Switching FocusI grew up with my mother telling me I wasn’t good enough at being a woman, that I wasn’t a proper woman. Coming out I didn’t feel confident around Femmes so a lot of my early...