I felt special when potential romantic partners said, “You’re not like other girls.”It was a compliment because it was better to have more “masculine” personality traits rather than “feminine” traits. When I became older, I realized how that statement is a backhanded compliment that is misogynistic and a contradiction. Misogynistic The comment is misogynistic because its… Read More The Myth of Other Girls
I love shows where the titular character is an anti-heroine. She’s emotionally fucked up, does questionable things, and is unlikable. I admit there are times where I pause my streaming service or look away because the protagonist does something so cringe-worthy that I feel their pain and humiliation, but its appreciated because they’re human. Three… Read More Anti-Heroine-The Flawed Girls
Passion: noun. Any Power or Compelling Emotion, as love or hate. When it comes to teaching, yes, passion does manner. I don’t have it, hence why I’ve dropped out of my program. In addition, my master teacher, university supervisor, and head of the elementary program worried I didn’t love for it and that students were… Read More Does Passion Really Matter?
Dear Kid Cudi, Thanks for being honest about your depression, anxiety, and suicidal urges. I’m happy that you’re checking yourself into rehab and getting the help that you need. It’s difficult to be honest about mental illness and any problems associated with it. Your honesty has been a giant blow to the mental health stigma,… Read More Thanks Kid Cudi