Category: Stories

Slut Shaming 101

| Myra Ann Rutledge | This excerpt comes from an article that Myra recently published on American News X in response to Jeb Bush’s inflammatory position on unwed mothers. We’re publishing this story along...

Not on My Watch

| by Monique Rust Metzing | you know, folks talk a lot about the “good ole days,” and there is something to that sentiment, i’m sure of it. but, what i mostly see is...

This Is Our Time

| Amy Ferris | Maybe this is fucking it, maybe – please, bear with me, i feel a rant coming on: Had Hillary run against say, Bush, or Rubio…it would have been less vulgar,...

Disembodied

| by Chanda Briggs | I am quite confident I was born with my very own body, but For as far back as I can remember, I was given a certain message with stunning...

Strength In Our Broken Pieces

| by Katie Morris | This past Friday night, I laid in a hotel bed in downtown Detroit, tears streaming down my face. Unstoppable.

Three Times Assaulted, And Still I Rise

| by Teal Cracraft | Since the Trump tape came out on Friday, I’ve been thinking of all the times in my life that I’ve been the victim of unwanted advances from men. And,...