Topic: Fury

  • Coming Out As Transgender

    Coming out often means fielding really personal questions then being judged. It’s hard to describe the full impact of coming out to someone. Because of the positive mainstream media representation, the access to people’s experiences on the Internet, and the campaigning of activists in many places, the stigma of being gay has diminished. For this […]

  • How It Feels To Be A Step-Child

    Children often have no say in who comes into their life, but are expected to acquiesce to new structures and automatically give equal respect to the new addition to the household; a stranger. My mother and stepmother couldn’t be less alike. My mother is practical, pragmatic, and sturdy. She needed to be. She had two […]

  • Why I’m Boycotting Movies About Men

    I’ve paid too much of my hard-earned money supporting a fantasy world where half the human population has gone missing. I’m a huge fan of the blog Reel Girl, whose tagline “Imagining gender equality in the fantasy world” says it all. It was on Reel Girl’s Facebook wall that the exchange below took place. The thread […]