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What I expect from a romance – Blech! A Romance? Please!

I don’t like romances.

Yes, I’ve tried reading them.

No, I still don’t like them.

I’ve always been a “Rah! Rah! Girl Power!” sort of reader. 475 more words

Thoughts On Writing

The futbol gender divide

“Why do men play soccer without women?” I asked the 8-year-old Honduran girl sitting next to me on the field bench. “Javier,” she shyly said, referencing to her 12-year-old brother to answer my question. 803 more words

The Gringa Effect

Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)

Hansel and Gretel Witch Hunters (2013)

Directed by Tommy Wirkola

The opening credits sequences of Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters is pretty cool. It’s done in a style reminiscent of early printing, sort of like wood block art and it depicts the titular siblings beating up witches as they grow up and their fame grows with them. 1,816 more words



 Restrict my freedom
Adjunct to my survival?
Palette of gender stereotypes
Eschew my empowerment?

Ruefully doing duty
Abhorrent of my… 631 more words

Friday Fuzz- Shifting Responsibility

This article struck a nerve with me. Maybe it’s just specific to my experience with Kris and other people but I wonder if that might not be the case. 384 more words


Women Ignorant of Feminism #WomenAgainstFeminism

One misfortune of my new job is that I have fallen far behind in my reading of Jezebel. Luckily, my dear friend Nerd of the Sands… 1,050 more words