A film clip to remember…

So, I have an upcoming filming project which I am basing around my blog topic Domestic Abuse and Domestic Violence. The concept is inspired by the abuse awareness adverts and public service messages I had previously seen, so I have … Continue reading

A journey to survival

Just a short post today about some research I am doing into the actual organisations that support people going through some of the things in my previous posts. I recently reached out to two local organisations that help to support … Continue reading

I’m not a Celebrity, but get me out of here!

I have focused on many highlighted cases in the public eye and even covered some celebrities, but today I had the chance to meet a real victim of abusive behaviour. She did not wish to be recorded, photographed or named … Continue reading

Around the world in 80 hits! Pt 2

In part one we looked at the contrast of peoples reaction from religion & violence to non symbolic public violence. We also began the venture into cultural practices and acts of abuse starting with FGC/FGM. Today I want to look … Continue reading

Around the world in 80 hits! Pt 1

The journey of finding out more about domestic violence or abuse takes me to another area. Following my last post about acts of violence in public I posed the question, what would you do? I want to revisit the experiment … Continue reading

What would you do?

What would you do if you witnessed aggressive behaviour? This week we looked at each of our chosen topics and the social element of each area. Domestic abuse and domestic violence is perceived differently by everybody whether it be by … Continue reading

Deadlines Galore! With a side order of stress.

Today I decided to put the majority of this years Uni deadlines in my diary – like a map of a mine field! I realised that between Uni work, deadlines and my job that… I am not destined to socialise. … Continue reading

Christmas Respite And New Years Delight!

Finally we are all back into the beginnings of a healthy routine…. Yeah right! How many people are glad Christmas is over? and we can now focus on trying to gym off the residual extra helping of Turkey & Cranberry … Continue reading

We See You.

So in my last blog post I raised the issue of abuse, and in particular domestic abuse & domestic violence. Suffering in silence seems to be a consistent problem when I’ve looked into this topic. The heart breaking element is … Continue reading

Angel or Devil?…. Victim or Abuser?…..

Where’s the line? Well today I start my inquest into the underworld of abuse and its many forms…… Abuse is a very broad term to cover what seems to many as a big issue, but insignificant as long as it … Continue reading