Round Table Rebellion, E2: Schrodinger’s Racist

Round Table Rebellion, E2: Schrodinger’s Racist

In Round Table Rebellion: E2, Schrodinger’s Racist, host Angela Page invited LYR members Neece McCoy, Joi Dupler, and Shelby Elmore (of the SPEW podcast) to discuss the nuances of being a feminist in the American south. The phrase southern feminist might sound...
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...
Discovering Self Love within Post-War Skin

Discovering Self Love within Post-War Skin

I had come to terms with an ending to my story far too soon, but swallowing the pill and accepting life for what it is can be life changing. When the voices battling it out inside your head–clawing their way into your psyche screaming different tunes of...
Crazy in Love: Dating with Anxiety

Crazy in Love: Dating with Anxiety

Dealing with anxiety makes different aspects of your life harder than most. Making friends seems almost impossible, and trying to explain to your friends why you don’t want to go out is almost always a fight. But what about the romantic side of your life? Dating is...