Welcome To My Blog

Stephanie Slater: My Heroine & Gamechanger

I believe in the power of sharing personal stories. I’ve written about stories that have changed my life and I know that for all of us, there are people we can credit with being our gamechangers. It was less than three months ago that I wrote, not for the first time,...

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Getting Out Of My Own Way

Ironman. It was the one thing I had to conquer. I believed that if I could do that, I could do anything. I needed to prove to myself that I could be someone, that I could have a label I wanted and not just have ‘survivor’ floating around in the back of my mind. It’s...

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Embrace Coming Out; Every Time

This was first published by The Mighty. Coming out for the third time was possibly a little indulgent. It’s a strange phenomenon; ‘coming out’ and something that still confuses me a little bit if I’m honest. Telling people that I’m gay wasn’t nearly as noteworthy as...

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It’s My First Blog Post

As a first blog post, I would simply like to welcome you to my site. It has taken a while to get this site up and running. I was worried about sharing my journey, about what people would think and about what it would mean to be authentic. I’ve learnt from an...

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