Post Tagged with: "social scripts"

In the heat of the moment

In the heat of the moment

Negotiating safe sex should be straightforward. But when those involved fear rejection and judgement, when we associate asking for a condom with calling someone ‘dirty’, when we are socialised to defer to others, it gets complicated.

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Dating dishonesty: why our social scripts are doing us damage

Dating dishonesty: why our social scripts are doing us damage

Unless we make room for open and honest communication early on, we can only end up with a host of dissatisfied people, constantly seeking one thing, but finding another.

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Happy half-birthday to Perks!

Happy half-birthday to Perks!

A word from the editor Happy 2014, and happy half-birthday to Perks! It has been six exciting months since our initial launch. Perks has undergone a facelift and is sporting a shiny new logo, thanks to the gorgeously talented Steph and the tireless efforts of Carl Skase (a.k.a. Perky Leigh). […]

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