Five Things Friday (#40) – Believe Women Edition

1 in 5 women in the US will be raped at some point in their lives. Why then, is our first instinct not to believe a woman who says she has been assaulted? Why is our instinct to protect her attacker from the consequences of his actions? Why is there a compulsion to excuse theContinue reading “Five Things Friday (#40) – Believe Women Edition”

Postmortem: Six of Crows

“Some people see a magic trick and say, “Impossible!” They clap their hands, turn over their money, and forget about it ten minutes later. Other people ask how it worked. They go home, get into bed, toss and turn, wondering how it was done. It takes them a good night’s sleep to forget all aboutContinue reading “Postmortem: Six of Crows”

Five Things Friday (#38)

Friday is at last upon us! I’m heading out to go camping this weekend and I. can’t. wait. Campfires and coffee all weekend, please. 1. This article from The Cut: What It’s Like to Be on Antidepressants Long-Term In the vein of my post earlier this week, this article has been really helpful in coming to termsContinue reading “Five Things Friday (#38)”