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Feminist Etymology

The term ‘womyn’ is occasionally used to signify a feminist exodus from male-dominated language. Woman has the suffix -man in it, after all, and wome(y)n no longer exist only as a derivative of man! 501 more words

Gender And Sexuality

Femme Friday

Happy midnight!

After stumbling in from work and getting into a humongous t-shirt I was set on having a calm night at home. 2 hours later I came out with a new addition to my living room walls and a head full of femme love. 82 more words



Some people show their legs on a regular basis.

Shorts and skirts are paraded often under the hot, scorching sun. Many of these legs match the color of that person’s arm skin. 374 more words



I woke up yesterday morning to the most wonderful email by Thuli, a student at Wits University in South Africa, whom I have never met .Her email expressed that she would like to submit a piece to “My Black Is Beautiful” . 755 more words


Natural Beauty 

I trim,

I cut,

I shave,

I wax.

I strip away the follicles meant to protect me for the appeal of another human being.

I strip away at my soul with the touch of every blade, 213 more words

I am a womyn

Let me cleanse myself
And let water wash away
Years of being told
someone needs to stay.
Let oils seep through the layers of my skin… 71 more words

Introducing a new social club for NYC women

I would like to formally introduce my new social club for NYC women. 449 more words