Men & Mental Illness: the Stigma Around Asking for Help

Men & Mental Illness: the Stigma Around Asking for Help

“Don’t be a girl.” “You have to be a man.” “Big boys don’t cry.” These seemingly innocent words are more harmful than they sound. Hearing those words can cause so much invisible damage – but just because it isn’t seen doesn’t mean it’s not significant. A young boy...
Diagnose Me: Autism is a Feminist Issue

Diagnose Me: Autism is a Feminist Issue

Maybe you’re wondering why Autism is a feminist issue. Maybe you’ve got a general idea. Either way, I’m hoping something in my writing will teach you something new. If I’m lucky, maybe I’ll even teach you something about yourself. Hi. *Waves and smiles.* I’m 27 years...