Millennial Horror Stories

Friday, 27 October 2017

This is fine

Hello friends and supporters! Eris here with a lighthearted update. As Halloween (the best holiday, as any true millennial will tell you) looms on the horizon like next month's council tax bill, we thought we'd give you a cheeky, on-theme update. May these tiny relatable horror stories send a chill down your spine...


They have invented a new degree, higher than a PhD, this is required for…

Why are we doing this again?

Saturday, 14 October 2017

Hi friends,

This week we hit 23% - which is so close to a quarter! This is all down to you guys - so thank you so much for your continued support!

We were also interviewed in The National Student! Christina Neuwirth, Becca Inglis and I spoke to journalist Rebecca Barnes about why No Filter is so necessary in this day and age.

Becca said: “it often feels like slamming millennials is a story…

Exclusive extract: happy Bi Visibility Day!

Saturday, 23 September 2017

Dear friends,

It's Christina Neuwirth here, one of the authors contributing essays to this book. I thought I'd take this opportunity to share with you an extract of my essay for this collection. Today, 23 September, is Bi Visibility Day; what better day to release a sneak peek at my essay on bisexuality?



I’ve always said that the best way…

Lighthouse Books and 150 Backers!

Monday, 18 September 2017

Hello again millenials, friends of millenials, and people who are a bit confused by millenials! I’m writing this little update off the back of a wonderful event at Edinburgh’s Lighthouse Books. Chaired and organised by contributor Chiara Bullen, the evening included readings from contributors Becca Inglis, Jonatha Kottler, Christina Neuwirth, Cinzia DuBois, Eris Young and Bullen herself, followed…

No Filter: Why Now?

Thursday, 7 September 2017

Hello supporters! 

First of all, thank you so much for your support so far. We're delighted with the progress we're making and so excited to see this book become a reality!

This week, No Filter contributor Eve Livingston wrote a blog post outlining exactly why now is a crucial time for the voices in No Filter to be heard. Eve is a journalist and writer specialising in politics and…

Megan Jayne Crabbe joins #nofiltercollection

Friday, 1 September 2017

Hello, friends!

Thank you SO MUCH for all your support – we've just surpassed 20%! This means we can finally announce one of our well-kept secrets:

New contributor

(drumroll, please)

Megan Jayne Crabbe, aka @bodyposipanda, will join our team and contribute an essay on body positivity and overcoming eating disorders. We are so delighted to have her on board! Megan has taken the internet…

100 pledges!

Friday, 28 July 2017

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Hello lovely pledgers!

As our first update, we'd just like to say THANK YOU. Thank you very much for supporting No Filter. You are among the most special of people - the first 100 people to pledge for the book. (That's correct, this week we've hit 100 funders - how amazing is that?!)

Thank you for your support. You've helped us get one step closer to publishing this book. 

As a little thank…

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