Visiting the Oklahoma City National Memorial

“Pain demands to be felt.” –John Green, The Fault in Our Stars When we decided to go to the Oklahoma City National Memorial, I truly didn’t think much about it. I thought, “we like museums” and “I heard there’s a lovely lawn with some commemorative chairs or something?” “If nothing else,” I thought, “I’ll get … Continue reading Visiting the Oklahoma City National Memorial

“You’ve Got the Right to be Mad”

One thing I’ve always been mindful of… possibly to the point of being self-conscious is the Angry Feminist trope. There’s something about being angry that manages to delegitimize what it is you’re trying to say. It shouldn’t—but it does, to the rest of the world. Think about it. It’s so much easier to just disregard … Continue reading “You’ve Got the Right to be Mad”