Last night I couldn’t sleep. Last night I tossed and turned, and sleep was so far from my mind I don’t know why I bothered going to bed at all. Because a few hours beforehand I read the letter of a very brave woman in which she read to her rapist of how deeply she […]Read more "When Women Don’t Matter: The Bright Future of Rapists"
What is Virginity? Frequently asked questions about virginity portray it as a mysterious state of being. Although we think we know what it is, these questions prove that there are still many areas surrounding it that are uncertain. Such questions are: What is virginity? What constitutes losing ones virginity? Can someone whose LGBT lose their […]Read more "Losing Virginity: The Concept Not the State of Being"
I know. I’m Irish, and have no connection to the upcoming election in America, but as anyone will notice, this race is being broadcast everywhere, not just America. Possibly because if Trump is elected it could mean another world war due to his antiquated and discriminatory, Hitler-like approach. This election could well affect the rest […]Read more "Why You Shouldn’t Vote for Hillary Clinton Just Because You’re A Woman."
The case Kesha has against Dr. Luke and the subsequent denial of her release from Sony just goes to highlight the gender differences in the music industry, and its treatment of women it controls.Read more "When Women Dont Matter: Kesha Versus the Music Industry"
Marvel fans have been eagerly awaiting the release of Deadpool the movie since the leak of the teaser trailer well over a year ago. Marvel films are everywhere right now, but none can compare to the much more adult movie that Deadpool promises to be, with an ‘R’ rating and portrayal of the merc with […]Read more "Is Deadpool A Massive Metaphor?!"
At 8 weeks pregnant myself and my partner, Adrian, attended a Gentlebirth workshop where we were asked what aspects of our partners personality we would want our child to have. I have always loved Adrian’s flair for the dramatic, he’s animated, enthusiastic and hilarious, it’s one of his many personality traits that I adore and […]Read more "The Birth Story of Locke Leon In All Its Glory!"
First off, I want to throw it out there that yes, I know breast is best, I know that breastfeeding has so many benefits and that nothing can compare to it. I do intend to breastfeed, and have great support from family so I can’t see myself not breastfeeding. That being said, over the past […]Read more "Why I’m Not Surprised More Women Don’t Breasfeed"