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Sexual violence as a literary device in A Song of Ice and Fire

As a follow up to my post last week on A Song of Ice and Fire and the issue of rape on television, it turns out that Tumblr user Tafkar did an… 901 more words

Being A Loud And Angry Bitch

Gentle Nuances

Have you ever been serenaded? I have, many times.

Several members of my family are musically inclined, including my father. Once or twice he may have written a song about me. 1,095 more words

Rape Culture

The Phantom Rapist

TW: rape

Dear Dad,

Do you remember that story about what rapists look for in victims? I do. It was a chain email that Mom shared with me in middle school. 537 more words


19 Kids and Society

Recent reports on the family cast of TLC’s (now cancelled) show 19 Kids and Counting have revealed that the eldest son, Josh Duggar, had molested 5 young girls, including some of his own sisters. 798 more words

Rape Culture

Why I'm Not Boycotting Game of Thrones

Warning: this article contains spoilers and content that can be triggering to survivors of sexual assault

If you’re a Game of Thrones fan or have been on social media sites in the past week, you probably know about the most recent disturbing scene from the show. 921 more words


GoT Spoiler Alert: Rape

I would call it a spoiler alert if we didn’t all know that it was coming. It’s not so much a spoiler alert as it is a given. 862 more words

Being A Loud And Angry Bitch

On a scale of Anne Frank to ISIS: thoughts on grace and inherent worth

I’ve heard varying explanations regarding humanity’s true worth and value. Some Christians believe we all have inherent worth and value because we are made in God’s image, a mindset that fits well with the Jewish one I was taught. 1,157 more words