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So many people have medalled in Misogyny this week! I’m not giving them medals, though. More like epic stink-face. (As usual, trigger warnings for pretty much everything apply.) Continue reading →
Happy Friday and Happy Valentine’s Day, everyone. My sympathies to those of you dealing with unusual snow storms or flooding or any other inclement weather. Winter certainly is not going quietly this year. Let us catch up with a few newsy items, shall we?
It’s Friday, and this post is running at 5:30 p.m. in my time zone, so feel free to use the excuse “it’s happy hour somewhere.” Screw Valentine’s Day, seriously, let’s get drunk on chocolate, poodles. Continue reading →
“Nobody knows who I am. Not the real me. It’s like, nobody cares enough to find out. I mean, does anyone ever ask *me* what I want to do with my life? Or what my opinion is on stuff? Or what restaurant to order in from?”
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Raylan’s trademark white cowboy hat lands on the dirty floor of a rundown bar. Ava hacks off her pretty blonde hair and tosses the shredded locks into a stained sink in a Kentucky state women’s prison. In between those two ugly events, things get even uglier.
Full disclosure — I will always advocate overdressing for an interview. I have also gotten every job I have ever interviewed for. Coincidence? I think not. Continue reading →
Let’s face it, work for me this week has been a little cray-cray. Here are five songs that are getting me through and helping me stay sane. Continue reading →
“I’d be fine if you died.” Continue reading →
As part of our continuing series that allows our readers to better understand the twisted minds of our writers, here are eight little anecdotes to give you a little insight: Continue reading →
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I have been hesitant to write about the recent twitter phenomenon of #NotYourAsianSidekick since it came out back in December. During the peak of its worldwide reach, conversations on Asian American feminism dominated Twitter, urging people to participate and to stay engaged with what others were saying about Asian American feminism and activism. Continue reading →
It’s chocolate month here at Persephone, so we want to know what your favorite kind is! Are you perfectly happy with some good, old-fashioned milk chocolate? Do you need to know the exact percentage of cacao in your dark chocolate? Or do you not care so long as it gets in your face? Continue reading →