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The Life and rantings of a queer, black, feminist. The content on this blog may offend misogynists, racists, patriarchs, homophobes and shit humans in general, but as the beautiful and wise Lebo Mashile put it:
“I don’t walk into a situation wanting to disrespect anyone, so if people are offended, then they’re offended by the values contained within the content of what I am saying.AND IF YOU’RE OFFENDED BY MY VALUES WELL THEN FUCK IT! You’re supposed to be! I don’t want misogynists to like me, I don’t want people who hate black people to like me, I don’t want people who are fronting to like me. It’s taken me a long time, but I’m learning to embrace it, and to realize also, that a negative reaction can also be a positive measure of your impact”
I have been up since 3:30am because my uterus is trying to kill me! At about 5am a close friend of mine sent me an article on,… Read more “Going Beyond Consent”
I was not able to attend the women’s march on 1 August 2018. I was, as my friend Sheena so aptly pointed out, preparing for a different… Read more “‘We may be equal but some of us are more equal than others’”
Energy is a powerful fucking thing. Your thoughts are a powerful fucking thing. Whatever you spend both on is what you will attract. I have been spending… Read more “Querying the cloak, Queering the solution”