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I May Not Be a Woman After All....

Reading a woman’s rag mag was quite an eye-opener for me. Being a woman, I thought I had the whole “woman” thing figured out. Come to find out, I know squat about being a woman. 259 more words

Thinking Out Loud

mandatory hetero-normativity

Recently spent some time with one of my oldest friends from primary school, and our mothers. My friend’s mother is widowed after 58 years of ‘perfect marriage.’ Mine is in a miserable relationship. 704 more words

Sexism, Sexist Behaviour, Gaslighting, Patriarchy, Men Shutting Women Out Of Conversations

The past is where it belongs: in the past!

Yesterday as I was getting a book from my bookshelf the above calendar page fell on the floor.

At that moment the past came flooding back.  796 more words

Daily Life

Older women embarrassed to report domestic violence


By Tariro Guwira 

Amidst the rife of women who are coming in the open to report gender based violence, it has been revealed that older women continue to languish in silence as they are too embarrassed to seek help. 510 more words


Treatment of Church Members

1 Timothy 5:1-2

Do not rebuke an older man, but exhort him as a father, younger men as brothers, 2 older women as mothers, younger women as sisters, with all purity.

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The Bible

Housework May Help Older Women Living Longer

Like it or not, a little housework is good for you.

Researchers found that simple daily activities such as doing the dishes or folding clothes may help older women live longer. 198 more words

News And Articles

Me & The Corporate Whale

I’m not particularly religious but the Bible story of Jonah and the Whale seems to be a perfect way to describe my corporate experience so far. 419 more words