I am many things — the most vulnerable is writer

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Our society says women can achieve anything in their careers, but can they, really?

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And what about me? Do I get a say?

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Even with an equal partner, I’m still drowning in life’s duties, are we just set up to fail?

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How I’m celebrating now that I’m not religious

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The legend of the wolf

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Really, it’s the perfect make-up for a pandemic!


Don’t confuse purchasing stuff for the actual work

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This sweater says I’m empathetic, so I must be, right?


As an introvert and mother, I consider how much alone time I really need. It’s more than I ever thought.

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But not for the democracy he violated

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Alaina Ruth

feminist, avid reader, human being trying to make sense of the world Email: writemelove23@gmail.com Twitter: @peninsuladetail She/her

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