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Hello! My name is Violet and I am a recent history graduate, writer and reviewer. If you like what you see and would like to work with me, please use my contact form.

My interests include (but are not restricted to) literature, culture, lifestyle/women’s health, national politics, areas of inequality and education.

Backbench UK Contributing writer and general editor

Labour’s right: education is a human right

Corbyn is not to blame for the election result

A Progressive Monarchy is Impossible

Coronavirus Hysteria Is an Epidemic in Itself

Covid-19 Has Exposed a Chronic Underfunding of the NHS

Coronavirus Has Challenged the Relationship Between Science and Politics

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris Don’t Need to Be Radical, Just Electable

Climate Change is Real, but so Is Classism

We Need to Decolonise the National Curriculum

If Biden Wins, Will Trump Accept the Election Result?

England’s Second Lockdown: An Avoidable Disaster?

We Should be Cautiously Optimistic About Biden’s Victory

What Will Happen on November 3rd?

Covid Will Change the Way we Work – But Only Some Will Benefit

2020 End of Year Review: Books & Reading

FWRD AXIS News UK Political Correspondent

U.K. Brexit Trade Talks Reach A Stalemate

Opinion | What Is A Covid Christmas Going To Look Like In The UK?

The Indiependent Contributing writer

Poem Of The Week: Colour Blind // Lemn Sissay

5 Things I’ve Learnt Since Having The Coil

We Need To Talk About Adult Acne

Bookshop Of The Week: Treasure Chest Books, Felixstowe

Bookshop Of the Week: Red Lion Books, Colchester

Empoword Journalism Contributing writer

Covid-19 Gave Me a Fear of the Outdoors

Opinion: Post-Covid-19, We All Need to be Intersectional Feminists

Wildfell Zine Contributing writer

A Tale Which Spans Generations: Returning to Dickens During Uncertain Times

Peach Street Magazine Contributing writer

Time is all we have: Reflections on Grief, Loss, and Living

The Yorker UK Editorial Director and Contributing writer

My author page can be found here.

The Yorker Magazine – The Celebration Issue (2018)

The Yorker Magazine – The Heroes Issue (2019)

Medium Featured in: Mind Cafe, The Writing Cooperative, The Innovation, Curious, From the Library, Books Are Our Superpower, The Personal Essayist, An Idea and The Post-Graduate Survival Guide

Top writer in Books, Reading and Education

5 Reasons Why Twilight Isn’t as Bad as You Thought

How to Read 5 Books a Month

Is Freedom Always a Force for Good?

Signs You Need to Practice Self Care — and Why It’s Important

I Wrote every day for a Week: This Is What Happened

How to Achieve Mental Clarity by Journaling

Why You Should Read More Literary Fiction

What I’ve Learned from Writing Book Reviews

Dealing with Self Doubt as a New Writer

10 Books to Read in 2020

5 ‘Difficult’ Books Worth Reading

The Daily Routine of a New Writer

Is Reading Productive?

An Essential Read: The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists

5 Reasons Why You Should Read “Such a Fun Age”

Why History Isn’t Useless

For further stories, please visit my Medium profile page.

NetGalley Reviewer

The Shelf, Helly Acton

All Men Want to Know, Nina Bouraoui

The Truants, Kate Weinberg

If I Could Say Goodbye, Emma Cooper

Broadwater, Jac Shreeves-Lee

How I Learned to Hate in Ohio, David Stuart MacLean

Alone Together

Professional Reader

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