Tuesday, February 13, 2007

feminists have no sense of humor

eight women in a room in the 21st century, all between 23 and 33, talking about their childhoods. said childhoods included, variously: living in poverty, enduring or fleeing domestic violence, not recognizing sexual assault as such, witnessing more than one gang rape, apologizing for being molested, hearing her father condone her brothers sexual abuse of her sister, and numbing herself to survive.

why yes i *do* mind if you call me "honey."


At 1:50 PM, Blogger Kaleidoscope said...

*thinking out loud* the same things happen to boys. but no one calls them honey. but then perhaps the problem of condescending to women is separate from the problem of abuse. but it still stems from abuse. but

so anyway, i came here to say: WHAT is your email address? i want to email you words!
gambini at gmail if you want to answer in private.


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