Sinead in the City is your insider's guide to millennial life in Auckland. If you're struggling to pay the bills or find love in the city of couples, you're not alone. Sinead is here to commiserate. Because whatever you're regretting, Sinead has probably done it twice.

Hi, I'm Sinead.

I'm a 26-year-old millennial, renting (beyond my means) in Auckland's wankiest suburb, Ponsonby.

I'm also an unwavering hopeless romantic, and former dating columnist: for the past year I've chronicled the trials and tribulations of sex (or lack of), swiping right and Sad Single Sundays.


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