Someone asked us:
So what’s the truth about hymens being an accurate guarantor of virginity?
Great question, and one that seems to cause some unnecessary stress for a lot of people.
Let’s talk about hymens first. The hymen is a thin, fleshy tissue that stretches across part of the…
I wish we could move our culture to a point where rape or domestic abuse is as unthinkable as cannibalism.
—Lacy Johnson, author of THE OTHER SIDE (Tin House 2014)
You lethargic, waiting upon me,
waiting for the fire and I
attendant upon you, shaken by your beauty
Shaken by your beauty
—William Carlos Williams, Paterson (via observando)