Tag: feminism

Love & SexRelationships

8 Reasons More Women Don’t Write About Sex

Wendy Stokesby:

Like many daydreamers, I often think about time periods other than the one I’m currently living in that I would most likely enjoy. I usually settle …

Love & SexRelationships

True Story: I Volunteered As An Abortion Clinic Escort

Dragana Stepicby:

Look at me. Look in my eyes. Let me tell you why I’m here. I’m here because I figure that the women who come here have …

ParentingRelationships

Mommie Dearest: I Never Expected To Be A Stay-At-Home Mom

Wendy Stokesby:

Stay at home vs. working moms: it’s a debate that may well have sparked the heated flames of the “mommy wars.” There haven’t been a shortage …

Relationships

Girl Talk: My Newfound Respect For Chivalry

Tamara Vlahovicby:

My freshman year of college, I went on a date with a guy to a fancy restaurant in Manhattan. It was the kind of place with …

Love & SexRelationships

Girl Talk: How Having Sex With A Fat Guy Changed Me

The Friskyby:

One of my clearest memories is of sitting in a diner with my mom and a family friend when I was a kid. I’d just ordered …

Relationships

Life After Dating: Sorry, But Sometimes I Just Want A Man To Take Care Of Me

Wendy Stokesby:

Growing up, I saw singledom as the “default” way to live. My first impression of my (divorced) parents were as singles, and they were carrying on …

Love & Sex

Frisky Rant: Why I Refuse To Pay For Dates

Tamara Vlahovicby:

Yeah, I said it: I absolutely refuse to even touch my wallet while on a date with a man. This wasn’t always the case. In the past, the …

Guys

Guy Talk: How Men’s Rights Activists Get Feminism Wrong

Tamara Vlahovicby:

When I was getting clean and sober in a Twelve Step program many years ago, there was one phrase from the literature that always resonated with …

Entertainment

8 Things To Know About The Dominique Strauss-Kahn Sexual Assault Scandal

Wendy Stokesby:

This weekend, police apprehended International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn on an airplane moments before takeoff over accusations that he sexually assaulted a New York City …

Entertainment

Taylor Swift Doesn’t Consider Herself A Feminist

Wendy Stokesby:

The Daily Beast: Do you consider yourself a feminist? Taylor Swift: I don’t really think about things as guys versus girls. I never have. I was …

Celebs

Exclusive Q&A: Diablo Cody Talks Megan Fox, Therapy, And Doing “The View” With Courtney Love

Wendy Stokesby:

We’re lusty Diablo Cody fans at The Frisky. “Juno,” the TV show “The United States Of Tara,” her my-life-as-a-stripper-memoir, Candy Girl—we love it, love it, love …

HealthRelationships

Relationships Mommie Dearest: Pregnant Women Shouldn’t Lose Their Jobs

Wendy Stokesby:

For all intents and purposes, I had a pretty textbook pregnancy. Nothing out of the ordinary occurred, but that also didn’t mean it was all rainbows …