I’ve been having so many breaks from writing it’s as if I’ve given it up altogether. Fret not — those who do come and read here for leisure — I am dusting off my keyboard for the last time. 1,320 more words
Tags » Street Harassment
It was not until recently that I heard the phrase “street harassment,” but when I did, I knew immediately what it was. I had previously known it as “cat calling,” but this just didn’t seem to accurately depict the degrading verbal and occasionally physical assault that I’ve experienced on a regular basis ever since I developed breasts and hips. 531 more words
September 2013. My beautiful standard MacBook was stolen from my boyfriend’s house while we were going night hiking. Relative to the actual experience of going night hiking, the loss of my laptop wasn’t that bad. 322 more words
Three women from Philadelphia are fighting back against the rampant sexual harassment that goes on at Comic-Con.
Every year, thousands of people flock to San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC), and a bunch of them do it in costume! 445 more words