When irritation begins to perk it’s ears at my emotional state, often one of the first questions I’ll hear from a particular friend is “Are you PMS-ing?”
No, actually, I am not. And, now my irritation is harder to ignore because you want to invalidate my feelings by chalking them up to hormones.
(Wait maybe I am PMS-ing, because now that comment is really getting to me, and now I feel guilty for directing my irritation at you… SPIRAL!)
As a feminist, the real crux is physiology and how that should/does affect our behaviorsRead More