#StopBlamingWomenMakeMenTheIssue [Name Withheld]

— Trigger Warning — Last year, I read an article by Jane Gilmore, discussing that there was no national outrage or outcry, and little had been said in the media, about the fact that just the other week in Australia, six women were murdered in five days. Yes. Six women were murdered in five days. As nothing has changed, … Continue reading #StopBlamingWomenMakeMenTheIssue [Name Withheld]

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Cause Here We Are Again: Create A Reading List Vol #3

Today’s post is about creating a reading list for yourself - even if it's just five books for the entire year, you need to make a reading list for you. For some people, they may prefer audible as an option, if reading is difficult, but the point is to try and make time for yourself. Also: Graphic … Continue reading Cause Here We Are Again: Create A Reading List Vol #3

The Ex Files: Darling, I’m A Nightmare Dressed Like A Daydream Vol #9

To help with understanding why it’s not as easy as people think to “just leave”, I will be writing a few memoir collections on my abusive ex. From here on in, I will refer to my ex as Ben, after Ben Affleck, because I have an irritational hatred for Ben Affleck. Seriously. There’s a lot of … Continue reading The Ex Files: Darling, I’m A Nightmare Dressed Like A Daydream Vol #9

They’re Burning All The Witches

One of the biggest misconceptions I’ve ever heard (or seen) about feminists is that they are bitter (and therefore feminists) because they can’t get married (often depicted in photos and memes as a woman who is “ugly” … and that’s why she’s a feminist. Not because she’d support anything logical like equality, but because no one else will … Continue reading They’re Burning All The Witches

#StopBlamingWomenMakeMenTheIssue: Nicole Cartwright Update

— Trigger Warning — Last year, I read an article by Jane Gilmore, discussing that there was no national outrage or outcry, and little had been said in the media, about the fact that just the other week in Australia, six women were murdered in five days. Yes. Six women were murdered in five days. As nothing has changed, … Continue reading #StopBlamingWomenMakeMenTheIssue: Nicole Cartwright Update

#StopBlamingWomenMakeMenTheIssue: Lisa Harnum

TRIGGER WARNING These posts contain extreme trigger and content warnings for all aspects of domestic violence, including sexual assault and rape, and are all deceased persons. This work has been inspired by Jane Gilmore, Sherele Moody, and Clementine Ford. Each of these amazing women have been working tirelessly to bring to light the women that are currently being failed by our society. As always, there … Continue reading #StopBlamingWomenMakeMenTheIssue: Lisa Harnum

#WhyIDidn’tReport: Cry Wolf

— Trigger and Content Warning — Like with the “Friendship Breakup” series, over the next few weeks, I’ll be answering commonly asked questions surrounding, specifically, Dr Ford and the entire fiasco that we just watched.  As this topic is of a sensitive nature, and many of you may have questions or stories you’d like to share or … Continue reading #WhyIDidn’tReport: Cry Wolf