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Samantha Lee

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6 January 2009


Samantha Lee will run only if being chased by psycho killers.

Twitter: @Writagal


  • Rape culture: power and privilege in New Zealand

    Wellington College has been in the news recently. Two young men from the school were reported for posting Facebook messages about raping drunk and unconscious girls – they were talking about sex without consent which is, by definition, rape.

  • Opinion: What will the Trump Inauguration mean for New Zealand?

    On Friday 20th of January, 2017, Donald Trump will be President of the United States.

    This is a sentence I never thought I'd say, let alone type as fact, setting the words in stone.

  • Shades of Brock Turner's trial in NZ rape trials?

  • Famous authors and warrior Mums are taking back Mother’s Day

    Mother's Day means acknowledging what a Mum is.

  • "Who will fight for us now?" Also known as Another 'Save Campbell Live' Blog

    The potential axing of Campbell Live has been the hot topic of conversation with family and friends this week, and in the blogosphere.

  • This Girl Can

    There is a certain day, somewhere between the end of the previous year and about four weeks into work in the new one, where something goes horribly wrong with my body.

  • The Smile Experiment

    The amount of woe in my life has reached gargantuan proportions.



    I haven’t been in the best of moods lately. It really hasn’t been my fault.    

  • Review: The Heat

     Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy in a cop-comedy sounds like a great idea in theory.

  • Review: White Rabbit, Red Rabbit

    So, I saw this play that you should go and see.

    What’s it about?

    ... See, the thing is, I can’t actually tell you.

    What happens is, there’s an actor. And they’re told two things before they perform:

  • Review: The Great Gatsby

    If you think The Great Gatsby is another Baz Luhrmann spectacle...

    ...Well, you’d be right.