Tag Archives: sexism

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Femininity is Not a Negative Trait

I was 13 or 14 when a male teacher informed me, in front of the entire woodworking class that I was the reason people had a hard time respecting women. Continue reading →

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Ladies Who Love Comics

…Somehow it escalated to the artist claiming that “Women don’t BUY COMICS!” The next few hours of comments passed by as a disgusting blur… Continue reading →

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Workplace Discrimination….from Women?

I recently left a job which, to an outsider, looked like a sure thing.  I was about to get promoted, my colleagues liked working with me, and I was good at it. It was one of those office environments run … Continue reading

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Playing as Women. Playing as Ourselves.

As of 2013, 45% of all gamers are women. We’re more visible in some genres than others, which make some people think we’re not playing certain games. We’re here. We play. But we also know what will happen if we … Continue reading

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Walking Home Alone (Part 2)

 Trigger Warning: Description of violent attacks I am a woman in my mid/late twenties and I consider myself very lucky: I have only been physically attacked twice in my life.  Once when I was eleven walking home from school, and … Continue reading

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Walking Home Alone (Part 1)

Trigger Warning: Description of violent attacks I am a woman in my mid/late twenties and I consider myself very lucky: I have only been physically attacked twice in my life.  Once when I was eleven walking home from school, and … Continue reading

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