Author Archives: Connor O'Donoghue

I ❤️ earnest lesbians

So, in my latest bout of self-improvement, I’ve been trying to “put myself out there” a bit more and not be quite such a Stay-home Sally. I’d previously joined a Queer Book Club and never gone. (Well actually I had … Continue reading

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Hypnotised

I was supposed to go to Stockholm this weekend. In a flurry of determination to make life better the week after my dad died, I had registered for the Stockholm marathon this weekend and booked Ryanair tickets. Even though I … Continue reading

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Dentist

There’ll be a longer blogpost tomorrow. This one is just a silly thought that came into my brain last week when I was at the dentist. I don’t go to the dentist a lot – only three times in my … Continue reading

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Round 2

Life sneaks up on you. And sometimes you sneak up on you too. This is the story of my last ten days, not my greatest ten days. Last Thursday week, I was leaving work when I got a WhatsApp from … Continue reading

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Feet before meet

[NSFW/TMI warnings ahoy! Absolute filth ahead.] Men are entirely unreasonable beings. Since my voyage of queer self-discovery kicked into fifth gear with my arrival in London, I have learned many things. But I think the thing I have really learned … Continue reading

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My own Bombshell Coach

It’s Project Connor’s eighth birthday! Happy birthday, blog! It’s all going well. Not perfectly, but very well. I am still on the wagon. I have counted calories for three weeks and lost a nice 13 pounds. Not one binge in … Continue reading

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Breathing out

I’ve discovered the secret to making breathing more fun. I now lie in bed or sit at my desk at work and breathe out and am secretly pleased with my breath. I read an article recently about losing weight. It … Continue reading

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