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You Don’t Own Me

How do you find recovery after sexual abuse? What are the steps to healing after trauma? How do you survive being a Black woman, who as a child was raped by white supremacists? I once heard a man say he owned me, after removing his hand from my […]

Dear Teenagers….

I wanted to write a post telling you to enjoy these years. I wanted to say that these are the best years of your life, when you are just starting to discover who you are, without the influence of those around you. You are exploring your bodies, minds […]

Dear Men

I’ve been thinking about this for a very long time. Probably because women such as myself have been fighting for the same rights and freedoms men have had for hundreds of thousands of years. There is this prevailing theory that once upon a time, women were considered powerful […]

Release The Banshee

About three weeks ago I was completely asleep when I heard a small tiny sound. I woke up, screamed as loud as I could and realized the thing that had scared me was a pair of freshly born kittens who were running around my bedroom. But God damn […]

My Book Is Here

My book arrived today, in the mail. Which ticks me off, because I should have been able to order Author Copies, but currently Amazon has turned that feature off. I was hoping to offer autographed ones in September, but unfortunately that doesn’t look like it will happen. There’s […]