Today, I was a woman

‘Not much money can be made by telling women there isn’t anything wrong with them and they don’t need to buy anything to buy to fix it’ – Kaz Cooke I woke up angry today. Angry at the patriarchy. I will stress that to be angry at the patriarchy, at least in my case,┬áis NOT…

A bathroom of one’s own

…and before her a pearl of blood. “It’s not really a pearl,” she thought; others may critique her metaphor were she to write it down, “but what is a pearl? An impurity. And are we not, in the eyes of some unfortunate men, impure? And this,” her eyes still fixed on the pearl, “the most…