Tag: women

Burnout Is Not Beautiful

  "Something I often forget to say, and it’s so important, is the significance of self care and how that has to be incorporated in all of our efforts. And…

What is Creating Courage?

  What is Creating Courage?   #CreatingCourage is a way for us to claim our own space and share our self-expression through creativity.   It’s a way to explore how…

Creating Courage: What Creativity Means to Me

  I am passionate about creativity.   I believe that creativity is alchemy. When we create, we pour all of our thoughts, feelings and unprocessed emotions into the inception of…

The Boss Babe Label and other Things I Want to Burn

  The spaces seem to be getting more slender. The templates feel ever more rigid. As a woman in the world, I am frequently asked to fit into a mold…

The Inconvenience of Women’s Anger

  It begins as part of our childhood and it continues throughout our adult life. It is woven into almost every thread of every society. It is something we are…

To the Man Who Asked Me If I Swallow

  A few days ago, as I was walking from the subway to my apartment, I was stopped by a man who began speaking to me. I had my headphones…

The Women Who Said Yes to Themselves

Warrior woman, I see you.   I see you every day.   I see you as you walk past me on the street, weaving through crowded avenues, your feet sinking…

For All The Women Who Came Before Me

  Long before my beating heart emerged into this lifetime, the earth felt the footfall of countless other warrior women who came before me. Too few of their stories made…

The Way of the Female Warrior

  The female warrior roams the lands of each earth. She knows the hue of every sky and she’s felt the tears of countless raging storms.   She knows the…

The Taboo That Still Surrounds The Aging Woman

  Vintage wine is savored. Vintage cars exclaimed over. Vintage clothes coveted. Yet the vintage woman remains uncelebrated.    From the moment we are born society sets expectations of us.…