Hi! My name is Kami, I am a proud feminist with a degree in Women Studies from York, currently embarking on my most feminist act to date: becoming a mother....to my daughter AND to myself! My most passionate goal in life is to help mother the mothers, support them, nurture them, and encourage them so that they can do the same for their children. I live a simple, holistic, earth friendly life with my husband, our daughter Claire, and a smelly dog and cranky kitty....more
Feminist Sonar is a blog written by Elsa E. Sjunneson-Henry, with contributions from outside authors. The content is written by women with disabilities, and follows current politics, popular culture, disability issues and a smattering of a few other things (like burlesque).
The content ranges from video game reviews for gamers with low vision, discussions of how sexual harassment is pervasive in more than just heteronormative society, and how accessibility issues pervade the lives of all disabled women....more
As a radical feminist living in an Indian spiritual community or ashram for the past 17 years, I see that spirituality is often marketed, almost like consumer goods. Looking at women in the ashram, I wonder that spiritual seeking is often as fiercely patriarchal as almost any other pursuit in the world at large. How may women worship and seek god in religions and philosophies that put us in second place?...more
Women Organized to Make Abuse Nonexistent Inc. (W.O.M.A.N. Inc.) has operated since 1978 as a community-based, multi-service agency, serving survivors of domestic violence in San Francisco and the larger Bay Area. On our blog, you will find W.O.M.A.N. Inc. news as well as general information about domestic violence....more
365 days of original words and image (with music and video on occasion). A spontaneously unfolding autobiography about my past, present and future as I build a creative life with my husband and son off the grid in Baja, Mexico. Creating a self-challenge--balancing self-discipline and happiness....more