Category: Gender


So Many Words for Whore

  Do you think English is a sexist language? Many years ago, I graduated with a degree in Linguistics. Sometimes I ruminate on language usage. English usage reflects the culture of sexism ubiquitous among...


Guest Post: Cut Grass

by Miriam Cut Grass Sometimes I’m like green grass Growing millimeters At a time. But just as I reach the heights, There comes the lawnmower– Loud, menacing. In straight, orderly rows I’m shorn, Hot...