The dawn breaks. Shadows stretch, yawningly, across the dew sweet earth. The sun searches, seeking out the changes since yesterday. Casting light on all that is new. By midday all is revealled. Or so it seems. But as the sun slips away, new shadows form. Ever growing. Unreachable places enveloped in shadow. Safe places. Quiet … More The long shadow
I have my thinks There for I am But does that make me right? My thinks are mine, and shape my world, but I have a plight. I want to own my thinks you see, and conclusions seem so final, but these thoughts are spinning ’round, Is a woman not ‘vaginal’?
Originally posted on The Politics of Mothering & Liberating Motherhood:
The British Medical Association is following the Midwives Alliance of North America’s step (criticised in this open letter) last year in suggesting that pregnant women – expectant mothers – should be called ‘pregnant people’. See here for the BMA literature. I addressed this issue in Liberating…
Can you handle the truth? … More You won’t find me on Facebook anymore.
What is a woman?
What does being a woman feel like?
Am I a woman whether i like it or not?
Who gets to decide if I am a woman?
Can anyone ‘be’ a woman?
Is ‘female’ and ‘woman’ the same thing?
Is this a case of semantics or misogyny? … More Biology, Terminology and Identity.
Originally posted on Beautiful Heart:
Your friend announces the birth of her baby on facebook. What follows is comments of congratulations, well done, welcome to the world… There is no right and wrong, you say what you feel, it comes from the heart. The accompanying picture shows it was probably a surgical birth…how do you…