Being Female in the 21st Century
"And the day came
when the risk to remain tight in a bud
was more painful
than the risk it took to blossom."
Thoughts on the New Feminine
I've been in the trenches for a long time fighting the feminist wars, and I'm not one bit sorry. There's no way we could be having the conversations we're having these days for what women want and what works between men and women unless we had been through all that.
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Creating From the Inside Out
"I am a woman giving birth to myself."
How many times did I see those words, scrawled alongside a charcoal sketch of a woman, pelvis raised in birth position, during the raggedy early days of the women's consciousness raising and health movement? The image and words proclaimed the commencement of women's extraordinary journey of reclaiming themselves, body and soul, from five thousand years of patriarchal voices telling us who we were, to birth ourselves anew in a new millennium.
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