Breaking Up to Travel the World

Breaking Up to Travel the World

I’ve been wanting to write this post for months. But to be honest, I’ve been afraid to get this personal. Sure I’ve talked about my struggles and loneliness living in China, my embarrassment when a student called me fat, and how I sometimes judge people for not being as “adventurous” as me. I even went […]

Why I Still Need Feminism

Why I Still Need Feminism

Feminism is the buzzword of 2014. Celebrities are “coming out” as feminists, rape culture is all over the news, and the gender pay gap is a huge topic of debate. Recently, a Tumblr has emerged titled¬†“Why I don’t need feminism”. It consists of women holding up signs, declaring why they, personally, don’t need feminism. A […]