Category: Bad Feminist

It’s a spectacle in every way.

It’s a spectacle in every way.

No matter how hard we try, there’s no way to s…

No matter how hard we try, there’s no way to step out of the line of fire.

That question interests me the most.

That question interests me the most.

Great books remind me that when we spend more …

Great books remind me that when we spend more time talking about publishing than we talk about books themselves, we’re forgetting what matters most.

The trilogy offers the tempered hope that ever…

The trilogy offers the tempered hope that everyone who survives something unendurable hungers for.

It is the criminal language of sexual violence…

It is the criminal language of sexual violence.

I want to believe there’s something to hold on…

I want to believe there’s something to hold on to, even when dealing with the slick smoothness of idyll, of joy.

What surprises me, what really troubles me, is…

What surprises me, what really troubles me, is this: only one person stood up and had the strength of conviction to say, ‘Enough.’

Oh, how I hungered.

Oh, how I hungered.

“That may be the saddest thing of all.”

“That may be the saddest thing of all.”

Roxane Gay, from “Dear Young Ladies Who Love Chris Brown So Much They Would Let Him Beat Them” in Bad Feminist