I know, I know. Sporadic posting. I have much fewer spoons so please have mercy. I am still working on articles for other magazines and blogs. Also…I started writing In the Time of Toba: Lilith. I think you’ll like it. Anyway, this article is way too important to pass up. It’s not very inclusive of […]
Dear God, I’d totally forgotten there was a name for such a nightmarish experience. All those hundreds of suicide attempts, the inexplicable hunger, rage, and depression. The never-ending panic attacks. Wanting to cut my organs out. Being misdiagnosed with bipolar disorder. Every female disorder seemed to have hit me: endometriosis, PCOS, and PMDD. I can’t […]
Damsel In Defense I just recently found out about a company that takes self-defense seriously. Er, or rather, they take it with a grain of humor. They offer many gadgets, kits, and devices for people (more specifically women) to defend themselves with. They offer everything from car kits to emergency kits to stun guns. […]
There is a bad habit humans have of taking things at face value, of letting the surface be as far as we look. This is a huge problem in America, the land of the veneer. For example, white teeth are more acceptable than healthy teeth, the promise of sex is everywhere but it’s not ok […]
This is a wonderful article by a woman I admire very much. I have oft had the problem of wondering what women were doing for most of history. Google had sadly been of no help in this regard. Google Doodles Still Erasing Women’s History.