Lezbehonest, orange is the new black! This blog is “tapping on the glass of Litchfield’s fishbowl.” This blog, authored by K.M. Roedel, began in January 2014 and aims to understand the social injustices highlighted by the Netflix original series, 16 more words
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“I am not a nature poet. There is almost always a person in my poems,” Robert Frost, born on this day in 1874 famously said. He saw how prone his dark, ironic, and complex poems — which take place against the backdrop of New England’s harsh and stunning natural landscape — were to misinterpretation. 979 more words
I grew up with a mother who did not really know how to do anything to my hair except put it in a ponytail. (Yes, I had a bowl cut for much of my childhood, let’s not talk about it.) Needless to say, I have always been jealous of people who can pull off funky hairstyles. 278 more words
It’s time for the gender police to back off, Laverne Cox told a sold-out audience of 800-plus at the Bronson Centre Wednesday night.
Cox, a prominent trans person, actor and LGBT advocate, was in town to deliver her rousing, autobiographically based talk Ain’t I a Woman? 646 more words