Archives for February 2014
1. What’s your name and where are you from/where do you live?
My name is Sharon Tierney. I live in the fabulous city of Newcastle, in the heart of the Hunter Valley.
You may have read or heard about ‘pre-pooing’ (yet another dubiously named term from the curly community) and wondered what it is/what it does. It’s basically just an abbreviation for pre-shampoo – it’s a conditioning treatment you do on dry hair before you wash it. [Read more…]
“I was used to waiting for her. As a child I’d waited for her all the time, but it never annoyed me because I didn’t have the one thing that unfailingly stole hours from her life. ‘Sorry I’m late’ she used to say. ‘It was my hair again’. And she spoke of it as if it was an affliction like asthma or a limp or a problem heart, one that slowed her down”
From ‘When God Was A Rabbit’ by Sarah Winman