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

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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

Broken Shards of a Shattered Dream: I Shot A Man In Reno Just To Watch Him Die Vol #6

So what is the purpose of mindfulness? Maybe you can see that it’s worked a bit for me, and maybe you’ve even noticed that taking a few minutes out every day to de-stress and just think about what you need has worked for you, too. And maybe it hasn’t yet, and that’s okay. What works … Continue reading Broken Shards of a Shattered Dream: I Shot A Man In Reno Just To Watch Him Die Vol #6

Broken Shards of a Shattered Dream: When People Run In Circles Vol #5

Okay, so what if you’re reading this and you’re thinking, Okay, I can see how mindfulness works for you, but I’ve not had shitty friends and bad health. Maybe you’re not a dud like me, and are capable of walking down the stairs without falling and putting your head through a wall (while that really … Continue reading Broken Shards of a Shattered Dream: When People Run In Circles Vol #5

#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

Shut Up and Hold My Fucking Margarita (Answering Questions You Wish No One Had Ever Asked): Cassidy Boon

Okay, so people post some stuff that I just want to scream, 'What the fuck are you fucking thinking, you fucking dickhead?'  So I've decided to create "Shut Up and Hold My Fucking Margarita" questions to abolish some ignorant-as-fuck myths that people seem to earnestly believe because they've obviously never heard of Google before, let … Continue reading Shut Up and Hold My Fucking Margarita (Answering Questions You Wish No One Had Ever Asked): Cassidy Boon

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