Sabrina Onealea minute ago
5 Tricks to Ditch the Bra
Tired of underwires digging into you? Sick of those oddly-shaped cups and adjustable straps that should help with the fit, but never seem to be right? Trying to find the perfect one to go under the su...
How My Rapist Made Me Stronger
It is your 17th birthday. Everything is going to change within a year. In the next year, you will begin your adult life. Everything is going to change Valentine's Day of 2015. You will agree to work a...
Me, the Sexist Feminist!
A couple of months ago, I was reading the book from Reni Eddo-Lodge, Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race. She talks about systemic racism in the UK. I would never have the audacity to...
Learning to Stand Your Ground as a Woman
I have mentioned on this website that I work at a bar (Read: Confessions of a Feminist), and I often have run-ins with multiple guys a night hitting on me or asking me for my number. One of these guys...
Caitie Perry2 days ago
10 Things People Think Girls Do for Attention
Girls are not like a book, they are more like a novel series. We are constantly changing everyday. We often get stereotyped as the days go on as well, ranging from "basic (B-word)'s" to "psychopaths" ...
Spotlight 2 days ago
An Interview With Emily Lyons: Leader of the Femmepire
Emily Lyons is a top-notch lady entrepreneur filled with ambition and drive – and she's just getting started. She's rebellious, independent, and an MVP game-changer in her industry. In this exclusive ...
Spotlight 2 days ago
An Interview With Emily Lyons: Leader of the Femmepire
Emily Lyons is a top-notch lady entrepreneur filled with ambition and drive – and she's just getting started. She's rebellious, independent, and an MVP game-changer in her industry. In this exclusive ...
Spotlight 4 days ago
An Interview With Sara Fitzpatrick: Founder and President of ARTHOUSE
Sara Fitzpatrick, founder of the prolific ARTHOUSE, is making waves for lady entrepreneurs everywhere. You might recognize some of the shows her company has marketed—Come From Away, anyone? It hasn't ...
10 Best Amazon Prime Day Deals for Women’s Health
Amazon Prime Day is coming up on July 16th, and you know what that means...savings! It’s the one day a year when awesome products are being offered up at fractions of their typical costs. If you’re wi...
I Tested the FOREO UFO—And It Gave Me Skin That’s Out of This World!
FOREO is a relatively new brand that became known for technology-oriented skincare featuring gentle silicone tools and awesome results. Some of their hit products include the LUNA 2, the ISSA, and the...
Kamila Lada20 days ago
The Good, the Bad, the Co-Ed; A Women's College Discussion
There are many debates and questions when talking about women's colleges. These deeper issues were touched on during the Nova Network’s premiere event in Chicago June 6, 2018.
On Womanhood
“You are not a woman! And you never will be!” The words hit me like a slap in the face. And their volume. The crowd at the Mexican restaurant valiantly attempted to ignore my mother, who was making a ...
#metoo
You are not alone. Together we can de-stigmatize speaking out about our experiences with sexual harassment, assault, and more.
Swaay
SWAAY is a ground-breaking media and online publishing company that harnesses the style and glamour of today’s business-minded woman. SWAAY is dedicated to celebrating the stories of established and emerging entrepreneurs to advance more women into the forefronts of innovation and entrepreneurship through visually inspiring and intellectually engaging content.
Body Talk
Your body, your choice? A place to debate and discuss the complexities and controversies surrounding women's' health issues, reproductive rights, and bodily autonomy.
CosCom Writers11 days ago
Tips for Coping With Menstrual Pain
Although menstruation is a totally natural biological function, many women suffer intense pain that affects their daily well-being during the period. We tell you how to relieve them. The menstrual cyc...
Sam Smith20 days ago
Why I Talk About My Period
My first period came at the age of 10. From the very beginning, it was painful, heavy, and irregular. No worries though, I had The Care and Keeping of You - an American Girl book which said that it co...
M&B Musingsa month ago
Hysterectomy and the "Hysterical" Woman
Hysterectomy is a word that often strikes fear in the heart of a woman. It is plagued with a history of heartbreak and pain and even now isn't something taken lightly by many. The word hysteria and th...
Siena Dini4 days ago
Niki de Saint-Phalle
Niki de Saint-Phalle was born Catherine Marie-Agnes Fal de Saint-Phalle on October 29, 1930 in France, to a French father and an American mother. She was the second of five children in a wealthy famil...
Jade Rosario15 days ago
Celia, A Slave
Celia, A Slave was a book published by Melton A. McLaurin based on a true story about a woman named Celia. Celia was an African American female who lived in Audrain County, Missouri, which bordered Ca...
Leigh Fisher25 days ago
Empowering Women in Classical China
Around 190 CE China, it was common for girls’ personal names to be unrecorded by history. Instead, all we have left is to know them by their family names. One such woman born in this era was Lady Sun,...
Robyn Welborne3 days ago
This ‘Doll House’ is Not My Home
Nora Helmer lives in the time period where women had no rights in the world. For a while, that concept that women are powerless is seen in the beginning of Henrik Ibsen’s play “A Doll House”, until No...
Jennifer Violet13 days ago
10 Empowering Feminist Novels Every Woman Must Read
As a feminist, we want to possess the strength and mind to take on a world that continues to be dominated by men. There are moments when we encounter situations that make us feel small and helpless in...
Ellowen Ophelia14 days ago
'Beauty Restored': Life After Rape (Must Read)
After I had been raped I told all that needed to know. When my mom told the pastor that worked at her job, I was far from thrilled. I didn’t think that she needed to know. I wasn’t even sure I still b...
Me, the Sexist Feminist!
A couple of months ago, I was reading the book from Reni Eddo-Lodge, Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race. She talks about systemic racism in the UK. I would never have the audacity to...
Caitie Perry2 days ago
10 Things People Think Girls Do for Attention
Girls are not like a book, they are more like a novel series. We are constantly changing everyday. We often get stereotyped as the days go on as well, ranging from "basic (B-word)'s" to "psychopaths" ...
Love Island: Sex and Entrepreneurialism
Womanhood is, and always has been, a weapon: An experience shaped by the ammunition society happens to load it with and which areas of a woman's identity it chooses to put under fire. It's the twenty-...
Lela Harris3 days ago
Me Too
Today, I received a text from my little brother who is in the military. He said he was worried he was going to receive an administrative discharge from the military. I asked him what happened but it m...
The Day All Went Wrong
They say that the cause of depersonalization starts from depression, anxiety, or trauma that wasn't completely tended to. And not everyone with depersonalization always remember how exactly those even...
Emily PK 9 days ago
Surviving Rape
The first time I was sexually assaulted I was fourteen years old, and I was raped when I was sixteen. This forever changed me and my outlook on the world and my own life. I remember sitting in the sho...
Sofia Sinn2 months ago
Are You Faded?
Scandalous females will do just about anything for a dollar. *** As much as I like to joke around when I tell my stories, most of them are pretty serious. This story is a little hard for me to tell. I...
Clarisse Guevarra3 months ago
Coffee & Crime
I couldn’t figure out where to place the million jumbled thoughts I have. They swarm in my head like bees that, unlike real ones, refuse to become endangered. One voice in my head told me to write poe...
Claire Raymond5 months ago
Periods Explained for Men
Now before any aggressive "whatabouters" jump down my throat, I am not explaining this to patronize, I am explaining this to do just that, explain. After reading something on social media the other da...
Anna Rose11 days ago
Beauty Is in the Definition
Beauty by definition: a combination of qualities, such as shape, color, or form, that pleases the aesthetic senses, especially the sight People always say that true beauty is what's on the inside. But...
Sarah Ahmeda month ago
Why Are We Obsessed with Being Beautiful?
Ever since I was a little girl, I was taught—directly and indirectly—that women are supposed to be beautiful. Our role models as little girls were beautiful princesses who men sought and loved. They h...
Ren Sa month ago
Dear Body
Dear body, I’m sorry that I’ve spent the last twelve years hating you. I’m sorry that I would beg to be someone else. I would look in the mirror every morning in my adolescence years tearing you apart...
Rossana Sandovala month ago
Stop Perpetuating Rape Culture
I think back to when I was younger and I remember a phrase a teacher would always tell me in school, “Calladita, te ves más bonita.” Literally translated to, “You look prettier when you shut up.” Even...
Conversations I Wish I Had (#1)
Before starting this letter, I want to put a disclaimer here. This is... not an easy read for some people. Some of you may have experienced sexual trauma yourself and this story may bring back unwante...
Vaishnavi Ramua month ago
Asifa: 5 Months on
Ah, the hashtag. It has many uses: be it for expressing your views on the latest series of a TV show such as #loveisland (still have no clue what it's about), to complaining about your broken phone ch...
How My Rapist Made Me Stronger
It is your 17th birthday. Everything is going to change within a year. In the next year, you will begin your adult life. Everything is going to change Valentine's Day of 2015. You will agree to work a...
Jennetta Dawson20 days ago
My Friend with Stockholm Syndrome
Kids. Kids are all we were. What would a child know about love? What could a child know about love after feeling nothing but resentment all her caged up life? She didn't know, and she had no one to gu...
Amanda Thomas24 days ago
Fooled by Blue Eyes
Junior high is usually a time when the work gets harder and lifelong memories are made. My year followed that path and also created my future. I will never forget this one warm sunny day as I attended...
10 Best Amazon Prime Day Deals for Women’s Health
Amazon Prime Day is coming up on July 16th, and you know what that means...savings! It’s the one day a year when awesome products are being offered up at fractions of their typical costs. If you’re wi...
I Tested the FOREO UFO—And It Gave Me Skin That’s Out of This World!
FOREO is a relatively new brand that became known for technology-oriented skincare featuring gentle silicone tools and awesome results. Some of their hit products include the LUNA 2, the ISSA, and the...
April Demarco2 months ago
10 Totally Badass Birthday Cards Your BFF Will Love
Finding the best birthday cards your BFF will love that truly capture her strength and personality is tough. But touching on her interests, beliefs, and things that empower her is a great place to sta...
Learning to Stand Your Ground as a Woman
I have mentioned on this website that I work at a bar (Read: Confessions of a Feminist), and I often have run-ins with multiple guys a night hitting on me or asking me for my number. One of these guys...
A
Adelaide a month ago
First Day As a Working Girl
So, I was inspired to write this little piece for all the strong, young women who are empowering themselves by taking on the role of working girl. After combing through all of my favorite blog sites, ...
The Funeral Industry
What’s a woman’s role in the funeral industry? From my view, nothing of any respect. That probably sounds a little harsh, and granted, I am speaking from my own personal experiences (which are many an...
Katie Pevreall4 days ago
"Men Prefer Debt-Free Virgins Without Tattoos"
Under the name The Transformed Wife Lori Alexander wishes to teach women how to be good Christian wives. According to her blog, after 23 years of unhappy marriage to her husband, she finally found how...
Alyson Weaver5 days ago
Independence Should Not Equal Insecurities
We are all aware that in the past, women typically stayed home, took care of the kids, cleaned, cooked, etc. Even today, many women still take on this role. While there is absolutely nothing wrong wit...
Abby Slyter16 days ago
Things I Want to Tell My Daughter
In all of my high school experience, I don't remember a single day passing in which I didn't feel challenged over being heard or acknowledged. I don't remember a single week going by where I felt trea...