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The importance of a female Doctor (Who)

Unless you’ve been living under a rock or were too excited about Game of Thrones to care about anything else, you must have heard it from the grapevine: the new lead for Doctor Who has been announced and… the Doctor is now a woman! Or, more accurately, the Doctor is now played by a woman, since Time Lords have no concept of gender when it comes to their own species and can regenerate into whichever human gender.

And unless you’ve been living under a rock or been too focused on “wait, Ed Sheeran is in GOT?!”, you’ve must have heard it from the grapevine: the fanboys are not happy about it. So let’s discuss why the Doctor being played by a woman is important.

MUSINGS: Blogging, my anxieties, and I

Blogging, my anxieties, and I

If, like me, you’ve ever read an article or two (or two dozen) about blogging, you know which tips come back every time. How you need to offer quality content and graphics, how to promote your blog on social networks, how to create relationships with other bloggers in your niche… And when you have social anxieties, the last one is the kicker.