Tag: Women

Misplaced Oppression

Misplaced Oppression

| October 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Regardless of how I describe myself, there are (and may always be) people who perceive me as a woman and treat me as such.

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Paper Swords

Paper Swords

| April 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

On the specter of the Strong Female Character™ and what we want from her.

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The Glass Pedestal

The Glass Pedestal

| November 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Glass slippers, glass ceilings, glass pedestals – women have it all, and by all I mean many exciting forms of subtle oppression.

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Boys Wanna Be Her

Boys Wanna Be Her

| November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Rise of Samantha Bee.

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H is for Hat

H is for Hat

| November 7, 2016 | 3 Comments

Are people looking at me? Are people judging me for wearing this? Maybe I should just take it off.

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Girlhood

Girlhood

| October 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

A string of thoughts on my female life. (tw sexual assault and ED)

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The Struggle of Being a Woman: What’s Not Being Said

The Struggle of Being a Woman: What’s Not Being Said

| August 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

We need to start recognizing that it’s okay for a woman to say something negative on fashion without it necessitating an “insider’s look” at a woman’s self esteem.

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How Language Holds Us Back

How Language Holds Us Back

| November 9, 2015 | 2 Comments

It annoys me that even our language is coated in a slimy layer of sexism, so thin sometimes that we hardly even notice it.

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Stories: A Poem

Stories: A Poem

| March 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

“When certain parts of the story don’t follow the typical narrative, it gets harder to stick a label on it.” Trigger warning: mentions of sexual assault, rape.

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