Author, Writer, Editor, PR, Curator, Content creator, Social Media Maven, Blogger and Creative. 10 years experience in the Publishing and Media Industry across music, events, artistic curation, publicity, editorial, digital media, magazines, literature, non-fiction, co-edition, foreign rights and licensed publishing. I also have 10 years experience in artist relations and social coordination across the touring Music and Skate industries.
Dana Dentata is flipping the script and is making some of the most in-your-face, empowered female rap out their right now. Full stop. Ex-metal band front woman, ex-stripper, is unapologetic, authentic and owns her truth and sexuality without an inch of misandry and all with a sense of glamour, gloom and a punch of feminine power. Her blend of industrial, metal and almost chill trip hop sounds leads you down a path of hot feisty femme poetic prowess.
Trauma is something so very personal and poignant to the person experiencing it. So too is the way we interpret, process and deal with that trauma.
An interview with American artist Lizz Lopez
Interview feature with badass Swedish musician Linnéa Olsson of Maggot Heart
Default Photo © Sera Gewalt
When I first set out to write this piece I wasn’t sure where I wanted to take it but I knew it was aimed more at the everyday behaviour women endure from men and more than a #metoo article. I wanted to highlight the simple, complex and distressing behaviour women put up with almost daily from men in a society that conditions men to behave this way and perceive it as normal and a society in which it encourages women to accept inappropriate behavi...
"Then it dawned on me just how many creatives, musicians, writers etc I know personally that are plagued by this mind-set of failure even though they’ve proven themselves time and time again to be beyond talented and highly accomplished in their respective industries. It made me wonder where this syndrome derived from. Was it a result of their upbringing? Like in my situation or a reaction to a society that now works itself to the bone and tells us we must achieve, achieve, achieve all the time? Or it is about a growing culture that is constantly comparing and competing against each other?"
OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE FOR ARTIST LUNACY - 'ROAD TO FOIL' VIDEO PREMIERE
I’ve spoken about this topic with many female friends, that is, the trauma that is a bff breakup. We’ve all had one, whether it ended dramatically or just kind of drifted off and disappeared. There’s an intense feeling of betrayal and deep sadness and conflicted emotions when a female friendship ends. You remember these breakups forever, not that you don’t forget all your relationship breaks ups but a bff breakup ...
From someone who lives with it.
So you’ve seen Single White Female, Fatal Attraction and Girl, Interrupted and you think you’re totally clued in on what BPD (Borderline Personality Disorder) is all about.
WRONG. Of all the possible mental illnesses and particularly ones found more commonly in women, BPD is often the most stigmatized, dramatized and demonized.
I was officially diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder in 2008 when I was 28 years old, after much reluctance and avoidance of...
A love letter to Elizabeth Wurtzel and a date with my depression.