Super-Prime Mover: Britain’s Most Successful Estate Agent

“The biggest sales are quietly negotiated by a small group of extremely well-connected agents concealed behind company names invented to imply upper-class British discretion.”

Source: The Guardian
Published: Jan 27, 2022
Length: 25 minutes (6,380 words)

Two Land In My Mind

“Imaginary friends, it is thought, are part of the same family — they help children to find a sense of themselves, and accompany them through crucial years of development and adjustment as they become their own individual beings, separate from their mother. They are by definition temporary: there to serve a purpose, and then discarded.”


Source: Aeon
Published: Jul 10, 2013
Length: 10 minutes (2,500 words)

Brazilian Butt Lift: Behind the World’s most Dangerous Cosmetic Surgery

“The BBL, like Robin Hood, takes from the rich – the wobbly belly – and gives to the poor: the flat, bony bum.”

Source: The Guardian
Published: Feb 9, 2021
Length: 23 minutes (5,886 words)

Fall of the Palace of Pinks

“The image of these women is fetishised as they rise, and then weaponised against them as they fall.”

Source: Tortoise Media
Published: Dec 1, 2020
Length: 27 minutes (6,851 words)

‘Feasting on Fantasy’: My Month of Extreme Immersion in Disney+

“Proudest parenting moment of lockdown so far? When the six-year-old requested to watch Honey, I Shrunk the Kids for a second time. If that is the peak of my home-schooling efforts, which it undoubtedly is, I’ll take it.”

Source: The Guardian
Published: Apr 22, 2020
Length: 17 minutes (4,481 words)

Tampon wars: the battle to overthrow the Tampax empire

For decades, one company has ruled the world of tampons. But will a new wave of brands usurp the old order?

Source: The Guardian
Published: Feb 11, 2020
Length: 24 minutes (6,005 words)