Category: Gender

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Invisible

There is no such thing as universal, standard, normal, one size fits all. So writes Caroline Criada Perez in her fascinating book Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men. Chapter by...

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On Anger

I recently read a book that was very angry. The author’s open embrace of her anger was almost jarring to me.  She was openly outraged about a whole host of issues, and even though...

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A Joyful Christian Coming Out

I have known Tiger Veenstra for the last five years, since our boys were in preschool together. I loved our conversations — full of sharp insight, laughter, great advice. Tiger is a psychologist, as...

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A blessing for all of those in need of a blessing

Prior to the pandemic, I asked the women in the Exponent community what situations they would like to have addressed in a blessing and was overwhelmed by the response. I offer this blessing-of-all-blessings and hope that all of my readers can locate themselves in this blessing and find comfort.