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Why I Stopped Shaving

As a women you’re told many things; paint your toenails, shave your legs, tweeze your eyebrows, and wear lipstick. These  gendered roles we must play are shoved down our throats since the day we are born. 277 more words

Different by Design...

Read 1 Corinthians 11
Focus on verse 11-12

The social engineers of that last few decades have done their best to eliminate the differences between male and female. 373 more words

Daily Devotional


If you had lived hundreds of years ago, what kind of work do you think you would have done? What job would you have wanted to do? 149 more words

300 Writing Prompts

I Will Pay For This

It’s 2017 and women are still fumbling around awkwardly with debit cards on first dates, Do I or don’t I? Will he or won’t he? 1,479 more words


It's fine. Never Mind. I guess. But is it?

Some of the statements I find myself saying a lot recently. It wasn’t until I felt the least “fine” I’d felt in a long time that I realised just how often I say this to those around me, and it got me to thinking, Why do these statements escape my lips when they are the least applicable words to what is going through my head at that time. 504 more words


Disseration Reflection

The secret to a good dissertation is to write about something that you’re interested in. That’s not to say there won’t be moments of writer’s block and the occasional ‘I want to give up’ day, but when writing about something that is truly interesting, I found that I got drawn in. 1,051 more words


Gender Identity Roles in Children

Gender identity refers to a person’s own sense of their gender – their feelings around being a man or woman, boy or girl.  Gender is culturally and societally constructed and different cultures may have different ideas of how males or females should behave. 1,130 more words