Faye Whitaker and @jephjacques' Questionable Content

| Monday, January 26th, 2015, 22:30:29

Spoiler warning: I discuss current Questionable Content events, so if you want to not read, then leave this post.

Breasts and Agency of Choice

| Friday, July 11th, 2014, 20:30:39

I saw a link about boxers using unique speed bags. Turns out that a woman in Thailand had her breasts used as speed bags by a boxer. I'm not going to link to the video/article, because the site is rather derogatory towards women. I don't have to support or condone that. I personally got the […]

#YesAllWomen: "Not All Men" Isn't The Point

| Tuesday, May 27th, 2014, 11:53:58

I've said before I don't think like everyone else does. I've thought about this over the last couple of days and I'd like to tackle the issue of "not all men", from a particular viewpoint. I'm sure there are many other viewpoints—this is mine. Whilst the #YesAllWomen tag on Twitter has not—in my perusal of […]

Writing Perspective: Tokenism

| Friday, May 16th, 2014, 01:15:17

I quite like my writing perspective posts; it helps me to crystalise my thoughts on various topics. Hopefully others will join in discussion. If you haven't guessed, there's another one coming up right now. I've been thinking about this post for a while now, ever since I saw a forum post from a writer I […]

Writing Perspective: #banbossy

| Tuesday, April 15th, 2014, 02:30:04

So now there's a move to ban "bossy" with its own Twitter hashtag. To quote the site, "when a little boy asserts himself, he's called a 'leader.' Yet when a little girl does the same, she risks being branded 'bossy.'" If I'm honest, that this campaign exists makes me sad. The campaign is not going […]