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On the Witness of #MeToo

Post after post, each new acknowledgement has revealed the ugly truth of the violence that has been perpetrated against women and girls, almost universally, and perpetrated by a grotesque number of males, young and old. 686 more words

Thank You.

The words in quotations are borrowed from an artist I follow, Kathe Izzo. The words not in quotations are my own.

“For centuries the pleasure principle has been as subjugated and marginalized as woman herself. 447 more words


And Another Thing

And Another Thing

 #MeTooMen, this is not your time. It is horrible anytime anyone is sexually harassed or assaulted. Of course it is. It may have been shaming, scary, traumatizing for you. 463 more words



For some reason, those words taste like bile and freedom on my tongue.  Why?  Well, when I write those words I automatically feel the need to back them up.   1,123 more words


I'm sorry...

So just to start off, it’s been a while since I’ve posted here and I feel almost guilty for that but I’m sure this will get more regular as I find my voice better.  1,014 more words


Me Too...Portrait of Pain

Today I add  my voice to every woman who has had the courage to speak and speak for those who can’t.

I also give voice to my younger self, the young woman in her twenties and thirties who didn’t think she had a voice that could be heard,…or that anyone would listen. 279 more words


I Asked For It

I asked for it
that lustful stare
because my skirt reached just to there
on a hot day where the boys could wear
tank tops… 329 more words