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On Having a Girl's Aura

Sometimes I get mistaken for a female, and for years have explained jokingly that this is because ‘I have a girl’s aura’.

When I was a teenager this happened fairly often. 860 more words

Tea Ceremony

After school class selection has become a battle at my house. Ever since our son started school, we tried to keep him in on choosing the classes. 516 more words


What women want

An infographic pinned to the wall of our office lift last week shows the large discrepancy between male and female appointments at different levels of the university. 1,146 more words

South Africa

Sobriety, gender, sexuality

Staying sober is hard, lately. I mean, it’s hard in general for me, but lately it’s been more difficult than usual. 887 more words

Are our interests really determined by our gender?

The way people think about books and make purchasing decisions is based on ‘subtle (and sometimes not so subtle) value judgments on what kind of narratives matter’ (Johnson 2013). 511 more words