My body is mine My body with its curves You say in all the improper places Is mine My body that widened After giving life itself Is mine My body with its scars Seen and unseen Scars from the men I’ve shared it with Scars from the words of people I’ve never known My body… Continue reading Mine
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She will never wear the sanctimonious white dress, the gauzy veil, or have the pretty and pure white picket fence: She is not that standard of goods. To believe such things is putting all of one’s faith in a false reality- the same narrative thrust upon women since the dawn of time. The scenery changes… Continue reading The Disjointedness Of Womanhood
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“I cried because I want my daughters to feel that blazing pride, that affirmation of their boundless capacity – not from their husbands, but from their world, from the atmosphere, from inviolable wells of certainty inside themselves. I cried because it’s not fair, and I’m so tired. I cried because I don’t even know what… Continue reading Women Of Power: Election 2016
Today, I was hoping to wake up and tell a girl “you could grow up to be president” without it being wishful thinking. Still, a woman with 30 years of political experience just narrowly lost presidency to (all jokes aside) an admitted racist who built his platform on advocating for rape and systematic oppression, and has no political… Continue reading Final Thoughts on the Election
Being a woman is really something special. We are magic; we are divine creatures made up of tenacity and spirit. I have grown to feel a special sort of kindredness towards the women that I know and meet. Despite our age, sexual orientation, ethnicity, and religion (or a lack thereof), we are all part of… Continue reading On the “Not all Men” Movement