We often forget while talking about self-defense, that there are so many out there who cannot defend themselves.
Continue therapy sessions, and suddenly you’ll find that the voice of your therapist is now becoming your inner voice and you’re on the road to getting better.
My cis-male friend would love to wear high-heeled footwear, but doesn’t have access to the kind he fancies. But no one can make you feel like a heel because of your choice of heels.
Do I have no right to talk about women's issues because of my privilege, & because I hadn't actually experienced the worst of the worst?
Karukku by Bama is an elegy to the community she grew up in and her intersecting identities as a Tamil, Dalit, and Christian woman.
Thirty young Muslim women spoke about their divorce at a conference - most of them with the desire to return to their abusive marriages.
Persons with disabilities like deafblindness are sexual beings and they too have sexual desires and sexual feelings to express, just like anybody else.
The women who want you to adhere to a certain beauty ideal are not operating in a vacuum – they are a part of a society which has a unidimensional understanding of beauty and a woman's self worth.
Your ex is considering marriage and you are living alone, eating takeout for one, creating little adventures in life, planning trips and dates for yourself, discovering happiness in the little and big things about you and growing into the wonderfully, authentic person that you are. Hey, that isn't half bad!
I also knew, five years ago, that if I didn’t write to a gorgeous red-haired French boy, I would regret it later. Five years later, I look back at what has been, and I recently wrote the story below, dedicated to him, as a short testimony of my coming out to myself.