Just like a marathon, this quarantine is testing our endurance. This is what happened when I hit the wall.


I knew consumerism was not good for (my) mental health, it took a trip to the US to remind me of just how bad it is.

I forgot ads are actually everywhere…



Love…presumably practising its aim




Are sufficient female toilets an unobtainable dream?


If you think this is an article about all of the amazing, beautiful and life-changing reasons for having children or about all the restrictive, awful and life-changing reasons for not having children, this isn’t that kind of article. It’s somewhere in between.

Maricela Robles

Reflecting on subjects such as mental health, self-worth and what it means to be human, with humour and compassion.

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