Depression scares people off. It makes me laugh that it has that kind of effect.
I have a naturally camp sensibility and a camp sense of humour. I love the icons that gay people love.
I'm still grappling with all the things most people resolve by the time they're 35. Maybe that's why I make music that is relevant to young people. I'm emotionally stuck at the age of 13.
I've seen many of my contemporaries become superstars, and the way fame and fortune starts to really affect the way they treat other people, and I think it's ugly.
It's tragic when people think feminism is a dirty word.
Pop music allows you to be who you are without having to wear a social uniform or to conform, which some people find impossible to do.
I watched my mother waste her life on housework and swore I'd never do that. Dave does the cooking.
If you suffer from depression, anything that makes you feel has to the most important thing in your life, because it's the only thing that can save you.
Life is a process of working out what's not working for you and disentangling yourself from it and trying then not walk into the same thing again. Watching your patterns and correcting them if you can.
Most of my life I've had long periods of feeling down and lost. That's why every five years or so I've smashed my life to pieces and started again.
I carry on in my own narrow little tunnel and we have very different experiences of life even though we live together.
Believe in yourself as ever, and your own tastes and ideas, and stay true to them, or you'll fuck your head up and end up hating what you do.
It's time that glamour came back, everything has got a little bit beige in the last two years, I say bring back black!
I come from the home-grown punk ethic, where it doesn't matter if you can't play a note, it's how you communicate.
I'm a hopeless mother; a hopeless wife; I have to try harder. I'm just a pathetic case history, really.