Category Archives: Feminism

Just enjoy the view

This is a concept discussed in the book I mentioned in my last post, Being, written by Bennet Wong and Jock McKeen: When people stand forth they become autonomous and individuated. They derive their self-esteem from their own sense of jobs … Continue reading

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Control/Vulnerability

I learned one of my patterns of behaviour today. Two people who are each important to me are engaging in conflict. To me, watching from the outside, it is hard to understand the conflict. I’ve done a lot of work … Continue reading

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Growing pains

Today feels like growing pains. So much changes for me day to day. And just as I wrote that, I remembered how not even 6 months ago I was begging for change to tear me out of the deep period of … Continue reading

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Authenticity and vulnerability

It’s been a rough week and I’m not sure why. My morale has been low, I’ve been carrying a lot of anger around with me, and I’ve been taking it out unnecessarily on those close to me. I’m sorry. But … Continue reading

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Today is the first day of the rest of your life…

I’ve always loved that saying and I feel it is really true for me today. It’s been 20 days since my long-term relationship ended. It’s been hard, the death of this dream. I’m 34 and single (hurts to say that), now live with … Continue reading

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30 hikes in 30 days: Week in review

Saturday, March 14 already! That’s exciting, really, really exciting. Means Monday is my half-way mark, yippeeeeee! This week has been a hard one. I’ve been waking up exhausted and it’s been a real struggle to keep pushing on and continuing … Continue reading

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Good practice

I’m a volunteer fire fighter in my town and we practice every Thursday night. Last night’s practice was a lot of fun. We did drafting, which is when you draw water from other sources to supply your lines.   We … Continue reading

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