Tag Archive: sexual politics

A Bleeding Heart

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Someone recently told me I was a bleeding heart. I know about bleeding hearts because that’s what my dad used to call my mom when she was being too compassionate. “Kaye, you’re just… Continue reading

A Hero’s Face

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You know, I thought I was done with heroes. In movies, books and legends the hero always comes to the damsel’s aid and rescues her from the villain’s unwholesome intentions. The hero always… Continue reading

Our Own Skin Part Two

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In humanity’s youth women were esteemed daughters of a Great Cosmic Mother, and a woman’s body was glorified as the living depiction of the Female Divine that moves through life, birthing, dying and… Continue reading

Our Own Skin Part One

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Being a woman makes me an expert. An expert on women’s issues and an expert on Patriarchy, the only system of government I’ve ever known. And I have lived on this planet long… Continue reading

Mitochondrial Sophia

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When I first learned that all of humanity’s mitochondrial DNA today can be traced back to a single woman in Africa named Mitochondrial Eve, a vivid picture popped into my mind. It was… Continue reading

Deep Throat Stole the Sexual Revolution

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Reader Discretion Advised. Contains some sexually explicit language and content. Look and you will find. It’s a law that’s inevitable. I’ve been looking for a long time, trying to find out what happened… Continue reading

Vernacular

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Every writer knows the importance of using correct vernacular for what he or she is writing about. Correct vernacular is honest. I want to talk about women, men, sex and power because I… Continue reading