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16 de outubro de 2014, 22h33

A mother’s prayer

If I may, as a mother, have a wish granted by a beautiful creature – be it a glitter-winged fairy, a god I don’t believe in or an orixa I don’t know… I wish that my kids will trust me. Let my arms always be a safe haven. Let them never, in a moment of […]

29 de setembro de 2014, 18h05

The weaker sex – or why I need feminism

“You’re a strong woman”. I once liked hearing that. Nowadays, it’s not like it offends me, but I feel differently when someone tells me that. I have a potty mouth, I say what I think unapologetically, I take up space, I look people in the eyes and have a firm handshake… I act as though […]

28 de setembro de 2014, 10h16

Wanna know what adultism feels like?

Being a child means being small in a world designed for big people. Being a child means being weak in a “might makes right” world. Democracy is a concept only valid for adults. Being a child means not having control over anything, not even your own body. Most kids don’t even get to choose how much […]