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A Feminist When it Suited Her

I came across this image while scrolling on facebook, this international women's day, attached to a Swedish news article (aftonbladet.com - Vilhelm Stokstad) and at first I thought OMG I want that necklace. Because, hey, I'm a sucker for pretty, classic silver necklaces. But then I had a memory. A memory of obtaining a pin… Continue reading A Feminist When it Suited Her

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Badass Flight Nurse, Viking, or Whatever

As I sit on this old couch, in front of a fire that is dying despite my best efforts to build the biggest, warmest fire ever, and as I sip my hot chocolate in an effort to stay warmer still... My heater died a couple of days ago, the day before a snow storm here… Continue reading Badass Flight Nurse, Viking, or Whatever

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Heed the Warning: The Handmaid’s Tale

"We never wanted the show to be this relevant," said Elizabeth Moss - speaking of her upcoming show (April 2017) based on The Handmaid's Tale; a novel Margaret Atwood wrote in 1985. She wrote about a dystopian society - one in which American women have lost their rights. No, not just the right to vote… Continue reading Heed the Warning: The Handmaid’s Tale