You are invited to consider new possibilities with me in the pages of MisBehave. I invite you to listen to the stories of the women who have been my guides, my examples, my teachers, and my inspiration. I invite you to allow their stories to enter your mind, to aid you in your own process of self-discovery and…Continue
Once, when the missionary was asked how he felt about facing such constant opposition, he…Continue
Helen Reddy's 1970 hit, I Am Woman was viewed as a rallying cry for many women during "second wave" feminism. The following verse, "You can bend but never break me, 'cause it only serves to make me more determined to achieve my final goal" reminds me how much our gender has overcome since the beginning of time. The following quote is another reminder that we still have a long way to go:
"Because women's work is never done and is underpaid or unpaid or boring or repetitious…Continue
"The problem lay buried, unspoken, for many years in the minds of American women. It was a strange stirring, a sense of dissatisfaction, a yearning that women suffered in the middle of the twentieth century in the United States. Each suburban wife struggled with it alone. As she made the beds, shopped for groceries … she was afraid to ask even of herself the silent question—'Is this all?’"
No one can deny our world is rapidly changing before our eyes. Uprisings in the Middle…Continue