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Watch out for that totally autonomous person

Many relationship talks begin with “men” and “women” or “husbands” and “wives” or “girlfriends” and “boyfriends”. This irritates me. I know that we can’t just do away altogether with grouping people, but these groups have a tendency to marginalize our differences. 859 more words

Thoughts And Ideas

When Kala Maya had a Daughter in Nepal

Kala Maya has a typical conversation regarding her child’s gender which happens at least once a week, if not more, so she has to endure this type of conversation a minimum of four times a week! 192 more words

Nepal

Spring Forward: Favorite Links

How is this the last Friday of the month?!  Isn’t that so cliché to say?  But it’s true!  March is always a favorite of mine because it’s my Bday month-Aries in the house! 361 more words

Work Life Balance

When It Is And Is Not Okay To Sleep With A Guy On The First Date

Can OR should a woman sleep with a man on the first date? Will it affect the development of a committed relationship?

James Michael Sama… 758 more words

What we’ve been reading this week

This week’s summary on the news stories, reports and blogs that have grabbed our attention. We welcome your thoughts and comments on these articles.

Report: Photosynthesis hack needed to feed the world by 2050… 228 more words

On Body Image and Norms

“The little skeleton girl”

She was born without flesh.

It was just one of those things that happened sometimes: there was nothing anyone could have done about it and it was a blessing that it hadn’t been worse. 350 more words

Art

The Prissy and the Powerful: On Gender, Danger and Triviality

“Prissy”.  “Fussy”.  “Trivial”.  These are terms I hear all the time in men’s comments about women.  They like women, they’ll often say, but they just have different priorities.  997 more words