Ladies Making Comics: How media clearly reflects... →
ladiesmakingcomics: How media clearly reflects the sexism and the racism we cannot see in ourselves. I wanted my first-year film students to understand what happens to a story when actual human beings inhabit your characters, and the way they can inspire storytelling. And I wanted to teach them how to look at…
A Story Without Words
changyy: “What we do for ourselves dies with us. What we do for others and the world remains and is immortal.” -Albert Pine.
[Q]uit treating women like secondary appendages. Quit treating women’s art like...– Saundra Mitchell (via ladiesmakingcomics)
Because rapists attack an average of six times, one failed response can equal...– Start By Believing - About The Campaign Stop blaming victims, start by believing. (via heavenearthandhoratio)
Aspire, Womanthology, and Swamp Thing →
Robot 6’s Tim O’shea and I talk about some comic book stuffs and things. :)
Womanthology Sneak Peek!
ktshy: A peek at something I’m working on with Joamette Gil for the upcoming Womanthology book…
77% Recycled From Other Tumblrs: paradiscacorbasi:... →
paradiscacorbasi: rosalarian: lgbtlaughs: I was in Bojangles, which is a fast food restaurant in the South, last night. I overheard a table over from me having this conversation. Keep in mind, everybody was well over 60 and had Southern accents. Elder Lady: Ya know, Marie doesn’t…
Job opportunity for @Womanthology artists! →
I’m just so sick of having to constantly congratulate men for not being total...– feministfilm who is absolutely correct in arguing that, while it is great to see feminist men, it is tiring to have to spend so much time being impressed and congratulating something that should be done by common sense and nature. A.K.A. being “radical” enough to treat women as human beings and not...
If you have an addiction it is ok to ask for help.
Trigger Warning Post. I have many family members who have drug and alcohol addictions. Many of these family members with addictions have been abusive, a few abusive towards me. Over the years I’ve become more and more comfortable with talking about these issues and now I will flat out say “I’m a survivor of child abuse” or “there are drug addicts in my family”...
Project Chance: Trans Teen Superheroine →
projectchancecomic: I haven’t 100% settled on her name yet, but I’m entertaining “Ale.” That is pronounced AH-Leh. We’ll call her Ale for now. Ale has been chosen for a dangerous task and given special powers to complete it. She has been promised a single wish upon completion of this task - anything at all in the…
tumblinfeminist: RIP White Mouse- Feminist war... →
tumblinfeminist: Australia’s most decorated World War II servicewoman Nancy Wake has died. Wake, known as the White Mouse, died on Sunday in a hospital in London at the age of 98. As a war hero, Nancy Wake was a pioneering feminist that spoke loudly with words and backed them up with actions. She once said
Writing is very isolating. It takes a lot of time and, after a while, makes you...– AL Kennedy (via petitefeministe) “People who do get close to you tend also to be unusual” AMANDA. (via omgitsaraptor)
Just in case...
Depression Hotline: 1-630-482-9696 Suicide Hotline: 1-800-784-8433 LifeLine: 1-800-273-8255 Trevor Project: 1-866-488-7386 Sexuality Support: 1-800-246-7743 Eating Disorders Hotline: 1-847-831-3438 Rape and Sexual Assault: 1-800-656-4673 Grief Support: 1-650-321-5272 Runaway: 1-800-843-5200, 1-800-843-5678, 1-800-621-4000 Exhale: After Abortion Hotline/Pro-Voice: 1-866-439–4253 ...
I’m hearing a lot lately about writers being put into foot races on gigs. And...– Warren Ellis (via ladiesmakingcomics)