Em's World

February 2019 was a blur

My previous post was just the beginning. The universe decided it was time for a full mind, body, spirit cleansing and OMG nothing was held back. It was intense, it was insane, I was sick everywhere, inside and out, but it was cleansing and it was revitalizing and it was terrifying… I actually considered going to the doctor but I couldn’t get out of my driveway! I know now it was an awakening. It was an offering. It was merging with my new home, my new life, my new responsibilities and releasing the past. Intense. This cleansing needed to...

Blinding debilitating fear

(after you read this, you must read the followup blog Feb 2019 was a blur) I’m not sure why.. but then again, maybe I am. Adulting is hard. I just want someone to hold me and tell me everything is going to be okay… but adulting makes that more difficult. Not sure, why, tonight, I’m scared. There is ice on the roads and I will likely not be able to drive in to work. And I’m scared that my job is at risk for that. I blame my old job and their rules.. but then again, I was told...

How Can You Tell if You’re Being Sexually Empowered or Objectified? Ask Yourself This Simple Question

Originally published on Everyday Feminism. April 14, 2015 by Ronnie Ritchie There’s a long-standing debate in feminism about sexual empowerment: How do we know when someone is being sexually liberated versus being sexually objectified, since they sometimes can look similar from the outside? Well, the answer is simpler than you think: The difference is in who has the power. Check out this informative comic to get an idea of what that means. With Love, The Editors at Everyday Feminism     Ronnie Rene Ritchie is a Contributing Comic Artist for Everyday Feminism, an illustrator, and storyteller working out of...