the only time that no means yes
is when we’ve beaten a dead horse
on the topic of consensual nonconsent

we’ve talked about safe words… 407 more words

Kat's Journal

A PSA from Miss MC: Sexual Assault Awareness Event

Every April, victims, service providers, advocates, and allies from around the country join forces to raise awareness about sexual violence in our communities. Led by the National Sexual Violence Resource Center, this annual campaign is an opportunity to underscore the scope of the problem, highlight best practices in victim services or new policy initiatives, and encourage education efforts and other local action. 156 more words

The Collegian

Where is God? (Healing in Poetry)

One great gift I have in leading this ministry of healing is I receive the most heartfelt pieces of prose, poetry, personal stories, etc.

This weekend I ran into a woman I’d met quite a while back and she has been following the blog. 601 more words


I Wasn't Asking For It.

Sexual Assault: “Sexual assault is any type of sexual contact or behavior that occurs without the explicit consent of the recipient.”

Reading this definition over and over again, I sit here pondering what I experienced a few summers ago. 607 more words


The Facts About Sexual Assault

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and here at Portraits of Feminism we thought it would be important to draw up the facts surrounding sexual assault for reference. 456 more words


In The Press: University of Northern Colorado talks Consent Condoms

Our Consent Condoms have created a buzz among schools and organizations worldwide, generating conversations and brining awareness to the existence of sexual assault on college campuses and in our communities. 111 more words

Sophomore Year // Week 33

In a nutshell, my week was busy.

My birthday is in 5 days! I can’t believe it is coming so fast!

Puppy-sitting is now one of my favorite things. 428 more words