I write fiction. So basically, I make up lies.
Warren Wilson MFA candidate, RPCV, She/Her
Traverse City, MI
Joined on 10 October, 2012
The Canadian Indigenous People need to develop a system to educate their people to keep them safe.
Violence against women, is a problem for all women.
Education is the only way to help protect us from violent crime.
This is Victim Blaming...
This Tweet isn't about Violence against "All" Women. It is Specifically Indigenous Women.
Indigenous Women ARE Educated Beyond Belief Regarding How to Keep Safe.
The issue is With the Perpetrators, and the Fact The Crimes Don't Get Prosecuted.
So many women are needlessly freezing in winter (then think winter/outdoors isn’t for them) because we’re sold “sleek” fitted coats in order to take up less space, look smaller. And then we’re COLD. You NEED bulky clothes to thrive in winter! Big layers! Embrace all puff!
This thread makes me all kinds of happy.
"I joined Nike because I wanted to be the best female athlete, ever. Instead, I was emotionally and physically abused by a system designed by Alberto and endorsed by Nike," says Mary Cain.
it's yet another story of men thinking they own women's bodies, and women not being believed. Kudos to @karagoucher and Mary Cain for fighting until their voices were heard.
We're so excited to announce more shows in 2020 - Portland, Seattle, Boston, Montreal, and more! We're offering a very special presale tomorrow morning from 9am- 12pm PT for Bikini Kill fans. Sign up for the newsletter on our web site to get the code:
My eldest LOVED Moxie by @jenmathieu She read it at least 3 times in a row, then started asking to listen to Bikini Kill. (GenX Mom's dream come true.) This fall she wrote an assigned "hero" essay on Kathleen Hanna. yes, I am totally buying concert tickets for her bday. (shhh.)
Several years ago, when we started doing audience surveys at @radioambulante, we discovered something interesting: 20% of our listeners were using our stories to learn Spanish. So we started asking ourselves what we could do to better serve them. / THREAD ↓
One of the best storytelling projects to emerge in the past decade just got even cooler. Que bacán @radioambulante