What’s In A Name?

When Naja's super-logical-brain desperately needs to categorize everything, including her own social standing. Over the course of the development of this blog, the concept of identity has come up quite often. From my ethnicity and race, to my speech and ideology, my identity has played a huge role in who I am. It's in my nature to … Continue reading What’s In A Name?

What It Means To Let Go

Getting over temporary people is definitely a learning process... As I've probably mentioned in previous posts, my parents are divorced and have been for over a decade. As I've also stated, witnessing divorce can take a major toll on how you evaluate the relationships in your life. People coming and going through life's revolving door … Continue reading What It Means To Let Go

If your form of feminism isn't inclusive of ALL women (Women of color, disabled women, transgender women, women of various faiths, women who don't follow the rules of femininity, women who DO follow the rules of femininity, etc.), then it isn't truly feminism.

What If?

"I'll have all of my goals accomplished in x amount of years," you say, as Depression gives a hearty chuckle at your expense. If I were to ask a 13-year-old version of myself what she thought I'd be like in 8 years, I already know exactly what she'd say, "She'll be skinny, with expensive clothes, a … Continue reading What If?