Tag: Riot Grrrl

Feminist February 

I’ve been thinking about feminism lately and what it actually means to me. This came up a while back during a discussion in which one of my friends told another what it means to be a feminist. While the fundamentals are usually the same woman to woman, I […]

Day 15: Riot

Some people just want to watch the world burn, said someone once in a Batman movie. I thought it was Joker but it turns out whoever said it (Alfred?) was talking about Joker. I don’t think I want that but sometimes I have to fight a very strong urge not […]

Riot Grrrrrls

  “When you meet a woman who is intimidatingly witty, stylish, beautiful and professionally accomplished, befriend her. Surrounding yourself with the best people doesn’t make you look worse by comparison. It makes you better.” ~ Ann Friedman God knows right now, in the wake of Brexit, the American […]

Dealing with Work the Riot Grrrl Way

[Called into boss’ office for a rollicking] Boss: What have you got to say for yourself then, Christa? Me: *Lifts shirt to reveal ‘FUCK THE PATRIACHY’ etched across belly in black eyeliner* Boss: … [In meeting] Boss: Where are we at with that thing, Christa? Me: *Pushes knuckles […]