No Boys Allowed: The Reemergence Of Women’s Clubs

When I was nine, I joined my very first club: it was a book club that had only ten or so members–all girls I knew from school–but for me,...

“Serious” Women Can Celebrate Their Sexuality, Too

So you’ve probably heard about the “Emma Watson can’t be a feminist with her boobs out” controversy by now. Except it wasn’t really a controversy. It was just an actress...

At What Age Do Girls Stop Believing In Themselves?

On January 21, 2017, Laura Seagraves and Claudia Pasma stood on a small stage facing a crowd of around 15,000 people.  The crowd welcomed them as the organizers of...

The Problem With Saying “I’m Not Like Most Girls”

“I’m not like most girls.” I cringe a little harder every time I hear any variation of this statement. Even worse? Being told, “you’re not like most girls.” Sure,...

My Best Friend Checked Herself Into Rehab During College

My best friend, Emily, is the computer-coding brainiac with a full-ride scholarship. She’s the tough athlete who even the guys are afraid of (because she would kick their ass...

Why Every Girl Should Talk Openly With Her Mom About Sex

When I was in third grade, I asked my mom what sex was. Shortly after posing this question, I remember sitting in the café at Barnes n Noble with...