Growing up there was no such thing in my world as “Violence against women”.
There was a father who beat on his wife and children, and a women’s shelter that has since faded into a vague memory. 619 more words
KASANAGЁN pa lamang kang 14 Nobyembre 2014, Biyernes, ika-41 ko nga kaadlawan, nagsakay ako sa gamay nga eroplano paagto sa Siyudad Calbayog sa Samar agëd mag-agto sa Isla Capul, sangka isla nga wara ako it bisan sara nga mga abyan rëgya sa Metro Manila ang nakakilala. 1,447 more words
“A Mother who radiates self-love and self-acceptance actually VACCINATES
her daughteragainst low self-esteem.”
― Naomi Wolf
When I was asked to write a guest post about preventing violence against women, I felt a familiar fire bubble from my core; a resistance so strong that a visceral reaction of nausea mixed with anxiety began to take hold. 1,077 more words
Goodbye Good Taste?
To what extent should we all be slaves to good taste? How earnestly must we mix our grasses with perennials in that Oudolf-inspired prairie look, or shy away from gaudy Rhododendrons and stick to tasteful, more natural looking plants? 501 more words