Tag Archives: institutional trauma

Full of ire, don’t lose your fire

CN (Content Note): This post talks about suicide and forms of oppression. Please consider this and the impact it may have on you. If you are feeling very depressed or suicidal, please seek help. This is a personal blog only, … Continue reading

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A Privileged White Lady processes BBHMM and challenges her own white supremacist beliefs

Spoiler alert: In the end, I finally take off my white privilege earmuffs long enough to really hear what women of color saying. Overall, I like Rihanna and her music. I wasn’t that into Bitch Better Have My Money (BBHMM) … Continue reading

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Past isn’t past – what women couldn’t do less than 50 years ago

I came across¬†this list recently that notes 6 things women could not do fifty years ago. The one that irked me the most was the fact that it wasn’t illegal to deny women credit cards until 1974. This is among … Continue reading

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My brain is imploding part one: The Complexity of Oppression

I mentioned earlier that two weeks ago I went to an anti-racism training and my white privilege went unchecked for awhile. But ultimately I was able to (mostly) check it and I had a great experience that I am still … Continue reading

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My Girlhood

I have a pretty good memory. ¬†Over the years, it’s dulled a bit but I still have the uncanny ability to recall what I was doing on any given weekend over the past 14 years or what day of the … Continue reading

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