All tagged equality

The Privilege Of The White Writer

I’ve been bumping into people all week. Not literally, but emotionally, culturally, socially. I’ve been stumbling over old biases and beliefs I didn’t want to admit I had. I’ve been running into judgments I wish I didn’t inherit. I’ve been bashing into a new reality: That if we show up, authentically as we can, with our own experience, we will fall.

The Little Sexism's

I resent these terms of endearment that are no longer endearing or ingratiating — but demeaning, objectifying, and minimizing. I am not your pet, your cutie, your love. I am not a toddler hoping to procure a sweet through naive endurance.