We use cookies to track usage and preferences. See Cookie Policy
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
CA
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
   You are currently viewing the Canada version of the site.
Would you like to switch to your local site?
Digital Subscriptions > Vegan Life > January 2018 > THE WORST KIND OF TEACHER

THE WORST KIND OF TEACHER

The memoirs or vegan comedian Jake Yapp

When I was at school, the worst teacher wasn’t Mr A, who screamed at everyone all the time. No. It was Ms F, who never shouted at anybody, ever, but who, when we were misbehaving, would simply sit there with a sorrowful air, waiting for someone to notice. Inevitably one pupil would finally see her, and would then shout “Oy! Everyone, SHUT UP, MISS IS UPSET.” After protracted, theatrical shushing from all and sundry, a sheepish silence would fall on the classroom, until Ms F would sadly murmur: “I’m so disappointed.”

READ MORE
Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of Vegan Life - January 2018
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Issue - January 2018
$5.49
Or 549 points
Annual Digital Subscription
Only $ 3.08 per issue
SAVE
44%
$36.99
Or 3699 points
6 Month Digital Subscription
Only $ 4.00 per issue
SAVE
27%
$23.99
Or 2399 points

View Issues

About Vegan Life

December is a tough act to follow and I do feel a little sorry for January, which seems to have the reputation as the dullest, coldest and most bleak month of the year; if the months of the year were being picked to play netball, January would probably be picked last… Traditionally, January is the month when people decide it’s time for a change and put their house on the market, change their job, dye their hair green or make ambitious New Year’s resolutions. Every January of my adult life I have tried, in vain, to change a habit or routine, like ridding myself of my unhealthy tea addiction or seeing friends more often. This year, with the help of a couple of articles in this issue, I have decided that this January I am not going to change a single thing — my motto this January is going to be ‘new year, same me’. We have some wonderful articles to help boost your mood, and your confidence, this January. Surrounded with pressure to lose weight and go on a health kick to get into shape for summer we have focused on body positivity in this issue. We have spoken to vegan body positive warrior Mica Day and argue that exercise should be a tool for enhancing mental health and wellbeing as much as physical health. To tie in with our special feature, Fat Gay Vegan has also written a fantastic piece on body shaming in the vegan sphere, which I enjoyed immensely. January is also a great month for reflecting on how far we have come as a community. More people than ever are coming to the realisation that the way that we are treating most animals is wrong and I have a tingling, excited feeling about what the coming year has in store for us. 2018 is going to be the year of the vegans. I hope that you enjoy the issue and, remember to buy your Vegan Life Live tickets for next month!
Ways to Pay Pocketmags Payment Types
At Pocketmags you get Secure Billing Great Offers HTML Reader Gifting options Loyalty Points