Why am I not doing my contemporary world history reading? Why won’t my rabbits eat dill? Why do some people get sick and others not get sick? Why do clothes shrink in the dryer? Why can’t I find new shows to watch? Why is Buzzfeed Tasty so bad? Why can I never remember to drink… Continue reading Why Does Blood Taste Like Metal?
Your house could be home to hidden threats to your and your family’s health. Right now, unwelcome bacteria could be spreading all over your floors, clothing, tables, and even your body. With cancer and other horrible diseases on the rise, it is imperative to eliminate any unnecessary hazards from your environment. While most people are aware of… Continue reading 5 Unsanitary Things That Are In Your House Right Now
I have started practicing yoga again. I bought a purple yoga mat for $25 from Target and attended a free beginners class at a meditation center. I may start meditating there. The yoga drains me of physical energy, but makes my body hurt less, and calms me down. I bought like four packages of frozen… Continue reading Seemingly Unrelated Short Glimpses into the Life of the Author
Vegetarians and vegans should not fear traveling to Asian counties. Despite popular belief in the west, there is actually an abundance of plant-based food available in much of Asia, including Hồ Chí Minh City, Vietnam. I urge travelers to ignore the common horror stories of eating nothing but fruit, and use the resources here to… Continue reading Eating Veg in Hồ Chí Minh City
I don’t have anything to say about the election that hasn’t already been said. Like many others, I feel incredibly discouraged, angry, sad, and afraid, for many reasons others have expressed: fear, as a woman, of having my human rights and bodily autonomy legally stripped away. Fear, as an individual with a physical disability, of… Continue reading Sickness Status Quo
I am entitled to my thoughts by virtue of thinking them, not because a man tells me so. I am beautiful by virtue of being a woman, not because a man touches my body. I am intelligent by virtue of the brain inside my skull, not because a man likes my ideas. Men’s words on… Continue reading Consultant
The appropriation, mislabeling, theft, and abuse of what is ours has gone on too long. I’m talking about womanhood, and what that means–and, just as importantly, what it doesn’t mean. There is really only one thing that womanhood means. All across the world, between different cultures, races, religions, cities, ages, and classes, women’s experiences are as… Continue reading Womanhood