This post is about my period.

This post is about my period. How many guys do you think won’t read this post, simply because I mentioned my period? Today is International Women’s Day and this entire week I have been completely obsessed with justice for menstruation. Let me tell you about when I first got my period. I was in gradeContinue reading “This post is about my period.”

Words That Hurt

The other day someone around me used the term “retarded” to describe to their email – I have a light-hearted relationship with this person and so I pulled out the phrase “words that hurt”. This phrase is something that I discovered in my first year at the University of Western Ontario. During O-Week my SophsContinue reading “Words That Hurt”

Black Lives Matter & Why White People Don’t Get It

Dear fellow white people, Every morning that I wake up to hear about another fatal shooting at the hands of the law I am so utterly disappointed. As a society we blindly trust in a broken system that is meant to protect us all, yet causes very real danger for some. I mourn the realityContinue reading “Black Lives Matter & Why White People Don’t Get It”