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The online magazine by women for women takes to the internet airwaves with its much-loved blend of opinion and humour.

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SIM Ep 271 Gig 46: Horrocks and Barron

It's gigcast time again and we have another corker for you. Yes we say that every time. Yes it's always true. Back in June we were at the Underbelly Podcast Festival in London, where Mickey and Hannah were joined by the actress and woman of m...


 2019-08-28  53m

SIM Ep 269 Chops 117: Becoing Dinah with Kit de Waal

Author Kit de Waal chats to our Jen about her about her new novel, Becoming Dinah, which is part of the Bellatrix series for feminist young adult and teen readers. They chatted about re-imagining the classics, finding your in...


 2019-08-25  26m

episode 270: SIM Ep 270 Chops 118: celebrating black womanhood with Bernardine Evaristo

Bernardine Evaristo's latest fusion fiction, Girl, Woman, Other, long-listed for this year’s Booker Prize, is an exploration and celebration of black womanhood, being black British and a love song to modern Britain – which is as complicat...


 2019-08-25  35m

SIM Ep 268 Outside The Box #15

Ding Ding! Round Two of this month's Outside The Box is here and yes, that is a tortured wrestling reference. Because this time we're talking Netflix's Glow, which is back in the ring for a third series. Elsewhere, we're al...


 2019-08-23  30m

episode 267: SIM Ep 267 Pod 83: cats, dogs, mums, babies, and books on fire

Cats in space, dogs in graveyards and other animal biographies come to the fore as Hannah chats with Kimberlie Hamilton, children's author of Rebel Cats; Brave Tales of Feisty Felines and Rebel Dogs: Heroic Tales of Trus...


 2019-08-21  1h15m

SIM Ep 266 Chops 116: Dorothy Koomson tells us her secrets

In this episode, Jen catches up with mega-author Dorothy Koomson, who tells her about her 15th book, Tell Me Your Secret. They chat bodily autonomy for women, violence, the "perfect" victim, and Casualty - ...


 2019-08-18  21m

SIM Ep 265 Pod 82: reproductive rights, social history and erotic hobbits

This week busy bee Mick chats to Dani Beckett of UK campaign organisation Abortion Rights about what's currently what in England, Scotland and Wales and how BoJo's new Cabinet might impact this and – surprise! – not in a positive way. She als...


 2019-08-14  51m

SIM Ep 263 Chops 114: Motherhood and monsterhood with Katie Hale.

In this episode, Jen chats to author Katie Hale about her new book I Am Monster, partly inspired by Robinson Crusoe and Frankenstein, as well as the current global political bin-fire. They chatted about said bin-fire...


 2019-08-11  22m

episode 264: SIM Ep 264 Chops 115: homelessness – and what we can do to help

We wanted to do a homelessness special in the summer, because it’s a situation that gets a lot of attention at Christmas, but is a grim reality for many people all year round. Mick talks to absolute powerhouse Bianca Robinson, CEO of CEO Sleepout, abou...


 2019-08-11  1h4m

SIM Ep 262 Outside The Box #14

Orange is The New Black has come to an end and we chat its seventh and final series, as well as its legacy, in this month's Outside The Box. We also talk Dark Money, I Am... and Catch-22. Plus, Hannah...


 2019-08-09  33m