Published articles and blogs

Yvette Noire has published a number of articles and opinion pieces, most recently on Medium, summarised below: 

Why Coronavirus has actually given me hope

Published 25 March 2020 - 10 minute read

rainbow .jpg

As we continue our descent into this unprecedented health pandemic, it’s hard to keep your spirits up — fear is a powerful adversary, hope in short supply — but there is a silver lining…


I found myself despairing, like everyone else, until I realised COVID-19 wasn’t all bad news, in fact this potentially deadly virus spreading like wildfire might actually save us and our planet! 


As Coronavirus fears continue to mount, much needed opportunities for social and economic changes come into play

Published 8 March 2020 - 4 minute read


I hate to use the c-word — Coronavirus — but it’s all the rage these days, with growing concerns about a possible pandemic giving way to fears the economic fallout will be worse.


Given the urgent need for economic stimulus, thought I’d share my Top 5 tips for economic and social benefits combined.


Finding Mr Right was easy but surviving him was something else entirely

Published 2 March 2020 - 11 minute read

Domestic violence actual.jpg

Let me pick apart the anatomy of an abusive relationship for you, including the early warning signs too often ignored and the sometimes complicit nature of these troubling relationships.


Like most people, I was beyond horrified by the recent domestic violence murder-suicide in Brisbane, with Rowan Baxter killing his three children and estranged wife by dousing them in petrol and setting them alight.