Bionic arms, suicide, and women in Hollywood—just a few of this week’s reading topics.Read More
From Sex and the City and feminism, to white coming of age stories and career advice, here is a list of what I’ve stumbled upon this week.Read More
I think, the most important thing about feminism is that we create a space to believe, become, and embody whatever you choose for yourself.Read More
Strength is learning to find a balance, an identity. It’s learning that we are all strong (and in our own ways).Read More
I think now, more than ever, it’s important for us to raise our voices, to stand for and with one another, to put guilt and shame and fear aside as much as we can.Read More
Sweet girl, you are more than a woman.
You are legs, voices, attitudes of those who came before you
and of the babies you will one day bear.
My mother told me that men are like onions
tough on the outside—thick
layers of grit, dirt, earth, skin—
Tear that cactus out of the sand. It’s time to plant
something beautiful, but sassy. Something with roots.
There is a complex pull of emotions when a woman is faced with yard work. I realized this standing to my father’s left, a giant pile of red outdoor rock on the driveway in front of us.Read More