female sexuality

A Cannabis-Induced Feminist Awakening

A Cannabis-Induced Feminist Awakening

“Never mind.” A phrase uttered with increasing frequency under specific circumstances: at large social gatherings, high out of my mind. Though marijuana may not be a reliable truth serum (as it was briefly used in 1942 by the U.S. Office of Strategic Services in the interrogation of prisoners of war), it can certainly render its […]

Lies About My Body

Lies About My Body

As a woman maturing through adolescence and into adulthood, I had repeatedly discovered (as most women do) that I was being lied to about my own body. Historically, this is something that comes with the territory. We have been lied to about our body’s capacity for pleasure: the female orgasm and clitoris has appeared and disappeared […]