Ceri Black Writes

Ceri Black
Musings on life, love, loss, sexuality, grief, survival, fibre, food, history and triumph against the odds.
Created 24 Mar 2021
  • Full text of my speech to the Belfast protest today.
    22 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 123 30
    I’m here to stand against the protection racket that is the diversity champion’s scheme, and to call for employers to join the flood of others who have left it. But I hope you don’t mind if I take thi...
  • Why Dr Jess Taylor is half right about grooming
    27 Sep 2021 • 12 min read • 1 1
    Dr Jess Taylor wrote a blog piece recently about grooming. I disagree with her on some very fundamental points. I hope I haven’t misrepresented anything she has said, and I have worked very hard to wr...
  • Ray: Harms of Gender Identity Ideology Part II
    20 Sep 2021 • 20 min read • 7 4
    Before Ray’s interview, we had an exchange. He initially contacted me on DMs to say that he had read Kim’s story and although he didn’t believe what I believe about transition, he was thinking about t...
  • Top Tips: Red Flags
    20 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    I’ve been asked lots of times how to identify which adults to look out for when it comes to child protection - what the red flags are. There are so many - the biggest one is that something just feels ...
  • Top Ten Tips: Number 1
    10 Sep 2021 • 6 min read • 3 5
    TIP 1 Femme Loves💚🤍💜 @FemmeLoves TOP TEN TIPS 1. You are battling evil. You will need courage and vigilance, and to be willing to stand up in the face of opposition. You will need to become a fierc...
  • NI Sex Ed Guidance
    02 Sep 2021 1 0
  • Kim
    25 Aug 2021 • 19 min read • 11 2
    Kim’s Story At the start of Kim’s interview her adult son Mark made a brief cameo. He was going out for the night, and I heard his gruff cheerio. “Yeah, um, love you mum, bye, laters.” His top half ap...
  • Curtain Closes
    17 Aug 2021 • 12 min read • 11 5
    My grandmother, Mary, was a breast cancer survivor. She had a complete mastectomy on one side. When she drank whisky, which was often, she would occasionally pop her bra, pull out the “boob” (it was g...
  • Going Paid
    10 Aug 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 2
    I do quite a lot of writing and people are always suggesting to me that I find a way to accept subscribers, or to take donations. I feel weird about asking for money for my writing. I can’t commit to ...
  • Can Men Be Lesbians?
    09 Aug 2021 • 1 min read • 7 2
    If you follow my social media presence at all, you will know my answer to the question of whether men can be lesbians. The statement “men cannot be lesbians” is not just a GC slogan, however. Rather, ...
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