Random Things I Probably Forgot to Tell YouAbout

Here are some random things that are going on with me.  I may or may not have told you about them on one of my other social media platforms… but because I have yet to find an app that organizes the files in my brain – I really can’t be […]

Rape… and Assimilation

Trigger warning: The following story may be triggering for survivors of sexual violence. ***** In the dead of night, she was startled out of sleep by the click of her bedroom light being turned on. She opened her eyes, thinking she saw a figure at her door… but the lights went […]

#YesAllWomen – Not Just Hashtag Activism

In the wake of Elliot Rodger’s killing spree on May 23rd in Isla Vista, a twitter hashtag has emerged and continues to grow days later. The hashtag is #YesAllWomen, and a clear response to Rodger’s sense of sexual entitlement to women in the YouTube video he made a day before […]

Healing, the Love It Show, and 2011

  Let’s step into a time machine and come out on the other side in 2011 to the sounds of Justin Timberlake… and the stomp of about 40 pairs of feet dancing on a fitness center floor. That’s where I spent a lot of my time in 2010 and 2011 […]

Rape Culture and Boys Being Boys

  I have a very important post up at Mamalode today. I’d love it if you would go and read it. True change in the rape culture will not come from women.  It will come from men. I have hope… Please visit Mamalode today and read BOYS