Here are some of the articles, blog posts, and essays I’ve read recently!
Articles & Essays
Teenage girls are facing impossible expectations : In the so-called age of girl power, we have failed to cut loose our most regressive standards of female success — like pleasing others and looking sexy — and to replace them with something more progressive — like valuing intelligence and hard work. Instead, we have shoveled more and more expectation onto the already robust pile of qualities we expect girls to possess.
You are surprisingly likely to have a living doppelganger : What are the chances of finding your exact lookalike? BBC Future investigates.
Autostraddle : Learning to Use Chopsticks: Coming Out as Korean-American
Little Red Tarot : Fairytale Tarot: Myths, legends, and deities from around the world
Live to Write – Write to Live : Take a Break (Infuriating Advice, Part 2)
Omonatheydidnt : Omona’s pick: Girls in suits
Tarot by Hilary : Deck review: The Crystal Unicorn Tarot
Yes and Yes : How to Choose A Goal You’re Excited About