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Does a Muslim woman need an “International Women’s Day”?

History of Women’s day: The history of women’s day can be traced to 1908 when 15,000 women marched through New York City demanding voting rights, better pay and shorter working hours. 8,478 more words

Feminism

Every Day

It’s women’s day today, they say. But I am who I am… every day. Did they tell me how to be a girl? Did they tell me to dip and twirl? 12 more words

Poetry

Every Day

It’s women’s day
today, they say.
But I am who I am…
every day.

Did they tell me
how to be a girl?
Did they tell me… 148 more words

Poetry

Why walk when you can run

Way late update on life in Vietnam, apologies.  Here is the past month in five parts:

Sapa – Vietnam Mountain Marathon:

At the end of September, I went to Sapa in the mountains near the country’s northern border to run 21 kilometers in the 2nd annual Vietnam Mountain Marathon.   540 more words

Travels

Being Ignorant is Bliss- Karvachauth

This is not the very first time that I have observed Karwachauth. In all these 21 years of my marriage I have never ever doubted why I am observing this particular fast? 413 more words

Women's Day

A Road Less Traveled

A road less traveled – a phrase I’ve always been infatuated with…

Can you pinpoint a moment in your past where you had to make a decision that may have altered your life.

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Women's Empowerment

the problem with doing freelance

There are many, many benefits to being your own boss and even to the extent of doing freelance for others.  There are also negatives.  The largest negative is getting paid on time. 248 more words