The world we currently live in has not been supportive nor accepting of women who speak up. We’re taught to be silent, to be smaller, to occupy less space. For myself, as a child, I was told not to do things because they weren’t “ladylike.” As an adult this means that I do not know how to change a tire on my car (I’m working on changing that).
The poem “Shrinking Women” by Lily Myers brights to the forefront the difference in the way we raise our daughters versus our sons.
Yes, I know that it’s not the most motivational of titles, but let’s talk about it anyway. Mental […]
Years ago, I heard a pastor tell a story about an ECG monitor as an allegory of perseverance. […]
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written by C. Diva A few years ago (right after The Winter Soldier came out) I became a […]
by The Collected Mutineer We all know the story of Robin Hood. It’s a folk tale (arguably inspired […]
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Written by C.Diva At WonderCon this year, the cast and crew of Bad Samaritan gave audiences a sneak peek of […]
By The Nerdling It never fails. When a big event is happening in my life, many disasters like […]