Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019): FILM REVIEW

Since self-quarantining myself at home during this worldwide pandemic, I've had a lot of time on my hands to watch more films, including those which I'd been meaning to, but never got around to because of a busy schedule. Now, I can take my time and go through them, whether they are good or bad... …

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Why I Don’t Identify as a Feminist (as a woman)

Yup, that's true. Sounds like a scandal that might blow up-- after all, why would a cis-woman like myself refuse to fight for women's rights in the 21st century? Surely, she must not believe in giving a voice to women, let alone support "girl power," in general? That she finds the patriarchy justifiable, and that …

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Woman Crush Saturday: Simone Biles & Aly Raisman

Hello! 🙂 Welcome to this month's “Woman Crush Saturday” in which I feature my latest female crush, whether in media, politics, or in this case, sports! Today’s a special one, as we’re showcasing not one, but two female sports stars who burst upon the scene at the recent 2016 Rio Summer Olympics. Meet Simone Biles and Aly …

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