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Feminism demands a future free of fat shaming, body obsession and the male gaze.

Hannah Lauren13 days ago
My Sexual Assault Story
As a little girl, I was never allowed to wear “booty shorts,” glittery tops, v-necks, spaghetti strap tanks, you get the image. All of these things were deemed “trashy” or “too mature” for me at such ...
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Holly 16 days ago
Types of Discharge and What They Mean
Every woman experiences discharge of all types, and no single woman has the same type of discharge, it's different for everyone. However, if you've noticed some change, then it's always best to go and...
My Second First Time
Your first experience with anything dictates your feelings subconscious and otherwise. My first sexual experience was a rape. I didn’t want to be scathed in any way. So I decided I wouldn’t be. I was ...
Jennifer Zeven19 days ago
Discipline, Control, Outrage, and a Mannequin
This piece was originally published on Medium.
Lucy Green Eyes
It was going on eight in the evening. The church meeting had let out late, but I didn’t mind because I got to play with my friends and talk about the upcoming Halloween party that the teacher was goin...
Hanna Renevi21 days ago
How I Realised I Am a Part of the Me Too Movement
When the #metoo movement surfaced, I first didn’t think I had anything in common with it. "That hasn’t happened to me, I don’t know what they mean.” My second approach after reading countless stories ...
Teela Hudaka month ago
What Is a Vulva?
Usually, when we are discussing private parts there are the usual words that come up like penis and vagina. There is also a whole list of colorful slang that people use when referring to their genital...
Teela Hudaka month ago
When Do We Have Informed Consent in Sex?
As conversations about consent continue to become more commonplace, more and more people are looking at sexual consent in new ways that they never have before. Consent is about more than just desire. ...
Sally Stortona month ago
My Story Begins
I am not sure of writing the story of my life and to let it be known. What I am sure is that the only way to liberate myself of this internal jail is through forgiveness. I also know that my first lan...
Victoria Towerya month ago
Fourth Trimester
First things first, there is a Fourth Trimester. Whenever I first heard this, I honestly thought I heard wrong. ‘Tri- … Three, people! Duh’ It’s a thing. Oh boy! Is it a thing. Pregnancy does not end ...
Akasha Indreama month ago
Learning to Birth—Call for Speakers
Introducing a new online birth education platform “Learning to Birth” where expectant mums learn from experts how to give birth calmly, easily, on time, at home, or in hospital—your way and on your te...
Katheryn Compton2 months ago
Summer Ready—Or Not?
Hey everyone—it is officially summer time! If you are anything like me, you are sadly unprepared for the summer time when it comes to going to the beach or the pool. I live about three miles from the ...
Natalie C..2 months ago
The Controlling Fear
That night was the night that changed my life forever. Changed my view on men and even changed the way I walk around town. I would have never gone to that dance if I knew what was going to happen. Now...
Shebra Curtis2 months ago
I Am Not My Skin
My skin in August 2018
Ren Ren2 months ago
My Mirena Experience
My Mirena Experience
Kiara King2 months ago
What the World Is like After You’ve Been Raped
When we are young, most people won’t see the world as it is. I can remember the world when I was young, was full of bustle and life, empty of responsibility and solely about meeting friends and having...
Mila Bea2 months ago
It's​ Shark Week!!!
That time of the month is definitely the worst, especially if you had a beach day planned. Or maybe sometimes it could be a relief if you know what I mean... here are some tips and tricks for you to k...
Kiara King2 months ago
What It's Like to Suddenly Grow Big Boobs
At a certain stage in a girl's life, she will begin to hit puberty. This age can vary, and the speed at which these changes happen can also vary. I was 15 when this process fully kicked in. I've alway...