What’s Next?
What’s Next For Indie Women’s Media?

Independent voices have always been needed to challenge the status quo for minority groups and viewpoints. What happens when a beloved indie publication closes its proverbial doors?

Burning Season by Ruthanne Minoru
The Burning Season

Uncertain if she should stay close to home, Minoru goes off to work for a nonprofit in Thailand to pursue her passion: train with professional Muay Thai fighters who themselves are fighting for stronger bodies and a chance to escape poverty.

This is a story, Photo by Kate Edwards
A Poem About a Day, Musings on Perception

Does my experience of a thing have distinct characteristics, does it tap an essence universally understood? The taste of red wine, that is a typical example of qualia. What is the taste of red wine?

Finding Common Ground by Isabel Sullivan
The Important Lesson My Roommate Taught Me

It took me 25 years to learn what finding common ground really meant. This became evident when I was living with a new roommate a year ago who turned out to be far different than I’d imagined when I interviewed her.

Feminist Books 2016
The 6 Female Authors You Need to Read in 2017

2016 has been a difficult year, one that’s seen a type of social and political heartache many would like to forget; it’s also been a year filled with strong female voices speaking out against racism, sexism and all types of discrimination white nationalism

What I Learned From My Adult Acne
What I Learned From My Adult Acne

As a teenager, I had a few breakouts here and there around my period, but nothing that couldn’t be treated overnight. My skin was more or less a perfect canvas with a few freckles.

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Books

Feminist Books 2016
The 6 Female Authors You Need to Read in 2017

2016 has been a difficult year, one that’s seen a type of social and political heartache many would like to forget; it’s also been a year filled with strong female voices speaking out against racism, sexism and all types of discrimination white nationalism

Book Review: Dodie Smith, I Capture the Castle
Pages: Dodie Smith I Capture the Castle

My grandmother introduced me to “I Capture the Castle” by Dodie Smith. “It was her favorite book,” I’d say, “and I was her favorite grandchild.”