Adorable YA Reads: Part One

*PLEASE NOTE THAT MAJORITY OF THIS WAS WRITTEN PRIOR PLACEMENT* ย  Iโ€™ll have you know that I am a master procrastinator. Instead of doing homework - and trust me I have a mountain load - I sit down on my dinner table, and write mini-reviews. Because if Iโ€™m not doing homework, I am reading. Literally, [...]

TOO FAT, TOO SLUTTY, TOO LOUD by Anne Helen Petersen

TOO FAT, TOO SLUTTY, TOO LOUD by Anne Helen Petersen

Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud: The Rise and Reign of the Unruly Womanย by Anne Helen Petersen, is an analytical study concerning the notion of what it means to be an โ€˜acceptableโ€™ woman. Through the lens of female celebrities, Petersen emphasises the boundaries by which female behaviour is policed in both the public and private [...]

unwanted affection (don’t touch me).

is it too much to ask for consent. is it too emasculating for him to even consider a no. a stop. a donโ€™t touch me. (victim blaming) shaming slut. whore. She asked for it, they say. But she wasnโ€™t asked anything It was taken Stolen. Why do we ignore him? Why isnโ€™t he held accountable? [...]

beauty is a construct

beauty is a construct. it forces, enforces, standards of beauty to conform to an institutionalisation of individual suppression. you are unique. you are the only you in existence. be you without fear, rebel against the authority which deigns to speak about the wonderment of your face. - because you are beautiful, love.

TOP PICKS: Archangel’s Viper by Nalini Singh

Ok, I wrote this quick little rant before one of my classes because I couldn't hold in my emotions and also because I was procrastinating haarrdd. I just really wanted to wax poetic aboutย Archangel's Viper by Nalini Singh. Now, if you've read my post where I literally rant (oh my god that is literally all [...]