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Emotional wounds and literary clout

Yesterday, I turned 32. There’s nothing special about the age itself, but this year my birthday is significant, as I’m still celebrating my recent signing

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My new approach to dating

From July to October, while the COVID-19 restrictions had been relaxed in London, I was involved, to varying degrees, with seven different men. The dynamics

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How I make my living

Each year, the Office of National Statistics releases data on pay and earnings. The most recent statistics report,Β β€˜Ethnicity pay gaps: 2019’, published on 12 October

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British Vogue and other writings

When I was 16, I wrote my first personal essay about sexuality and desire. I posted it onto my MySpace blog and spent the next

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On sexual liberation and racial justice

Me, writing for ellaOne: β€œI write about sexuality because I’m passionate about championing pleasure. Sex positivity has defined my life and choices, but it often

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How to be actively anti-racist

The expression of sorrow, rage and even solidarity, will not dismantle systemic white supremacy unless accompanied by direct action. The continued violence directed towards Black

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Older men? Yeah, totally mmm absolutely

All of the Kayleigh Daniels Dated stories are works of fiction. But I’ll admit that for added realism, I’ve mined some of my own experiences

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International women’s day 2020

I’m still reeling from the whirlwind that was my β€˜What Went Where?! Sexualities on Screen’ event which took place – against all odds – on

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2019, the year sex became my job

My first piece of 2020 is out now:Β β€˜It’s time to overhaul homogeneous company culture in the creative industry – and here’s how’ The piece was