Posts in Essays
Stop sabotaging yourself

My constant worrying about the โ€œwhat ifsโ€ and โ€œbutsโ€ is a common part of the female ethos, one that makes up so much a part of our social and political identity, itโ€™s difficult at times to even identify a separate sense of self, and one that has the grim potential to make us question our own abilities and ideas to the point of self-sabotaging.

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A Man Once Told Me 'Power' Is A Masculine Word

I practically felt my legs forcing me to stand as I blurted out, "Excuse me? You think 'power' is a masculine word? Where does it say that in the dictionary?" The room was frozen. The males lowered their heads down not knowing how to respond. The one female in the room and I looked around, readying ourselves for some sort of logical explanation in the madness of this statement.

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