Category Archives: Femme

Stop Telling Young Women to “Remain Pure”

What you are really saying when you suggest that women should wait until marriage to have sex because it keeps her “pure”: You’re worthless if you’ve had sex. You’re worthless even if the sex was forced on you.  Purity lost! You … Continue reading

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An Appeal for Doctor Strange’s Marriage

It is no secret that fans of Dr. Strange are feeling quite unnerved by the way the character has been written in current comics.  Seemingly out of no where, Dr. Strange fell from grace, and not just from his title … Continue reading

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The choice to not have children is not a result of immaturity

Children.  When the stork delivers them to your door, he also arrives with a two ton shipment of responsibility, with little gift wrapped packages of love, growth, and happiness scattered about.  For me, there simply are not enough positives in … Continue reading

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Popularizing Victim Blaming and Bullying

Victim blaming:  the act of blaming and/or shaming a victim because of the fact they were victimized.  This often happens to people who are deemed “weaker” in some manner, which usually equates to someone being different or unable to take … Continue reading

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Gaming & Femininity

When it comes to participating in male dominated communities, there is one piece of advice I hear given to women time and time again that I must disagree with whole heartedly.  This advice comes from both men and women, and … Continue reading

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Why I write about feminism in nerd culture

I have received a lot of feedback, commentary, and inquiries about some of the subject matter regarding feminism.  Most of it has been positive and I have enjoyed the discussions I have had with some readers.  Occasionally I get asked … Continue reading

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What if you beat your boyfriend at video games? A lot?

I am proud to say that I am engaged and excited to be married to my beau.  He is incredibly intelligent, beautiful, humorous, and loving.  I am so fortunate to even know him, let alone be his wife!  There’s just … Continue reading

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