Day 13(ish): Step 2 (Today in the Resistance)

So I had this revelation the other day that probably wasn’t actually all that revolutionary…in fact, I know it wasn’t because I’ve read this shit before. You know when you read something, maybe even write or say it, but then you finally get it? Like, it finally sinks into your body and makes you go,... Continue Reading →

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Day 4: Woman Body

Today has been a weird day.  There were awesome things (hearing amazing poetry and sharing a poem at an open mic), painful things (getting rear-ended at a stoplight), boring things (sitting at Urgent Care following the rear-ending for what felt like eternity), stressful things (talking to insurance company), bizarre things (clerk at Walgreens making a... Continue Reading →

My Voice Walks Into a Room

My voice walks into a room. I was going to start with hello? It’s me… by way of introduction but then I realized Adele already took that and now you’re all singing and I don’t have Adele’s voice and that’s not the kind of voice I’m talking about, and – Let’s start over. My voice... Continue Reading →

Dear young women and girls

Dear young women and girls: I'm going to tell it to you straight. You know you deserve that, right?  You deserve people talking to you from their hearts, telling you the truth, listening with their entire being, and standing next to you.  You deserve to trust adults -- women and men, and you deserve to... Continue Reading →

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