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It's OK not to be Perky 1, The Perky Painter, Helen Gibson

Photo Gallery: It’s OK Not to be Perky, Love Arts Festival 2018, The Arch Cafe, Leeds

October 29, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: It’s OK Not to be Perky, Love Arts Festival 2018, The Arch Cafe, Leeds

Leeds artist Helen Gibson – professionally known as The Perky Painter – shares her strange world of entwined forms expressed in bold colours and textures in her first solo exhibition at The Arch Café this month.

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Bronte Parsonage Museum

Why are we so keen to diagnose Emily Brontë?

August 27, 2018 Comments Off on Why are we so keen to diagnose Emily Brontë?

2018 marks 200 years since Emily Jane Brontë was born in Thornton near Bradford.

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“Go peddle your bad advice and fat-shaming elsewhere.” Northern Soul takes on the diet industry

August 9, 2018 Comments Off on “Go peddle your bad advice and fat-shaming elsewhere.” Northern Soul takes on the diet industry

I’ve just carried out a social media cull.

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“I’m trying hard to be more open and break some of the stigma.” Playwright Laura Crow talks about OCD

June 21, 2018 Comments Off on “I’m trying hard to be more open and break some of the stigma.” Playwright Laura Crow talks about OCD

Writing is a fantastic form of therapy.

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The Mindful Living Show Manchester

Win a pair of tickets to the Mindful Living Show Manchester 2018

January 11, 2018 Comments Off on Win a pair of tickets to the Mindful Living Show Manchester 2018

Win a pair of tickets to the Mindful Living Show Manchester 2018. 

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You’re not a little bit OCD, I am

August 11, 2017 Comments Off on You’re not a little bit OCD, I am

I have a tough time keeping my mouth shut about topics that I feel passionate about.

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Free to Be OK

Northern Soul chats to Lauren Coulman, founder of Free to Be OK with Me about anxiety, acceptance and activism

August 4, 2017 Comments Off on Northern Soul chats to Lauren Coulman, founder of Free to Be OK with Me about anxiety, acceptance and activism

Last year, I lost two stone.

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Why so anxious? The silent epidemic plaguing our young people

November 21, 2016 Comments Off on Why so anxious? The silent epidemic plaguing our young people

Have you ever woken up in the middle of night with the terrible feeling that something isn’t quite right?

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