Therapy, Feminism, Archives

Self Care Is Not Optional

Self Care is Not Optional Sometimes we need to remember that the stories from others are not our own. Combating that happens when we learn to care for ourselves. In today’s saturated world of up to date media, we have to honor who we are and respectfully put down the remote or stop surfing the… Read More Self Care Is Not Optional

Sex, Feminism, Archives

Transgender Awareness: You Have the Power to Pick Your Pronoun

Transgender Awareness: You Have the Power to Pick Your Pronoun Written by: S. Heuwagen and Mary Dickman* The world has gotten one step closer to becoming a better place. With Facebook allowing individuals to choose their own gender identity and pronoun options; to the media educating themselves on preferred pronouns of individuals; to many activists… Read More Transgender Awareness: You Have the Power to Pick Your Pronoun

Feminism, Writing, Archives

Strong Female Character Cliches to Avoid (In Writing and Beyond)

Strong Female Character Cliches to Avoid (In Writing and Beyond) By Hannah Bauman  Hannah is the owner of Between the Lines Editorial, a small business that provides indie editing and writing services. To find out more, check out her website at btleditorial.com or email her at hannah@btleditorial.com. Whether you’re writing a short story, a novella,… Read More Strong Female Character Cliches to Avoid (In Writing and Beyond)

Feminism, Archives

Young People and the Pressure to Lead Lives of the Past

Young People and the Pressure to Leave Lives of the Past Last time I checked it was 2018.  Listening to my peers you might think that we have all time traveled back to the much romanticized period of the 1950s. Friends of mine tell me their experiences of family members, friends and even strangers approaching… Read More Young People and the Pressure to Lead Lives of the Past

Therapy, Relationships, Feminism

A Feminist Marriage Reflection

A Feminist Marriage Reflection Time flies when you are having fun! At least for myself and my life partner we have had one crazy and adventurous first year of marriage. Last year around this time we shared our special feminist wedding ceremony with the world which we felt needed to be shared. This year to… Read More A Feminist Marriage Reflection

Therapy, Relationships, Feminism

How to Create Change in Our Political Climate (USA)

Looks like things are heating up in the political world, but what can we do about it?… Read More How to Create Change in Our Political Climate (USA)