Edition 22

Saving a Life

Warning: this piece includes themes of substance abuse, overdose, stress and counselling. This is the story of why I had to see a counsellor for the first time. Over the summer I was working full […]

Edition 22

Waves

Warning: this piece includes the theme of eating disorders. Waves rolled around my body. Small spurts of water leaped into the air and the droplets sprayed across my face. The cold water cooled me down, […]

Edition 22

How We Choose

Warning: this piece includes themes of rape, abortion, depression, anxiety and PTSD. I’m facing the blank page in the wake of the #MeToo movement, as challenging anniversaries rear up from their holding pens, demanding attention. […]

Edition 22

Imag[in]e: Chloe Manglaras

Along with Chloe’s love for collage and oil painting, this interview discusses how the therapeutic approach to viewing and creating art helps her wellbeing. Tell the readers a little about yourself! Yasou Verse readers, I’m […]

Feature articles

Don’t Give Up

I know you can’t help problems like insomnia and lack of sleep, But the habits you can control, please try to make positive, and keep. Eat fruit and veg each day, drink water and you’ll […]

Feature articles

Negatives and Positives

Negative thoughts take over Positive thoughts try to make you better. Failure Succeed Worthless Worthy Not Good Enough Good Enough Unperfect No-one is perfect Ugly Beautiful People leave Succeed without them Betrayed Trust Wisely Hopeless […]

Edition 21

Toilet of the Future

It’s bold, stylish, entertains you with slow jazz… It’s an Exeloo toilet unit.   Commonly found in parks and other public spaces, these futuristic little portals of convenience don’t often receive the discussion they deserve. […]

Edition 21

Aurora

Just imagine for a moment, that you’re me, and you’re watching the sun break through the gaps in your fingers as you hold your hand to the sky. In the late autumn afternoon as the […]