#StopBlamingWomenMakeMenTheIssue: Aiia Maasarwe

— 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: Aiia Maasarwe

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Broken Shards of a Shattered Dream: I Write Sins Not Tragedies Vol #1

Trauma. It’s an ominous word, isn’t it? By itself, it has the ability to fill you with dread as you wonder: What type of trauma? Because that’s what you’re all thinking of. If you’ve suffered a trauma, your memory’s probably flitting to that moment already. If you’re a police officer or a paramedic, you’ve more … Continue reading Broken Shards of a Shattered Dream: I Write Sins Not Tragedies Vol #1

Sex, Marriage and Lies: I Got Hit By A Train, It’s Kind Of The Same

I’m gonna save ya’ll a lot of trouble: No, my husband’s parents did not choose my husband’s happiness. In fact, in over a year, they have refused to even do a fake apology. You know – the type that politicians give, when everyone knows they don’t mean it, but they kind of have to to … Continue reading Sex, Marriage and Lies: I Got Hit By A Train, It’s Kind Of The Same

#WhyIDidn’tReport: What Do You Mean ‘Innocent Until Proven Guilty’ Is Incorrect?

— 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 … Continue reading #WhyIDidn’tReport: What Do You Mean ‘Innocent Until Proven Guilty’ Is Incorrect?