Month: March 2017

Thoughts

Bad Advice

If you are a human being, you probably have let another person convince you to do something that you didn’t want to do. I have let people convince me to do all kinds of shit, big and small, that I now realize I never wanted to do. Here is a listing, in no particular order …

Social Justice Thoughts

We Can Do Better – Part 2

Hi everyone. Here is round two of things we can work on to build a stronger women’s movement. Stop using ableist language. I struggle with this, and I have been trying to get better. For more information about ableist language, you can check this out. Something that has been helpful for me is to make …

Social Justice Thoughts

We Can Do Better – Part 1

In these trying times of fascist dictatorship, we have to be vigilant about protecting women’s rights for all women. Historically, this thing called feminism has not always been on it’s A game mostly because of white people, who can’t help but ruin everything (they totally could help it, but you know what I mean). When …

Mixtapes

March Mixtape: bottom shelf tequila

I wanted to get two posts up this week. I’ve been working on a piece that I think will be excellent (if it sucks, please keep that information to yourself), but I want to make sure all my receipts are in order before I post it. This week got away from me, and now it …

Thoughts

Travel Tips

Hello, my name is Alanna Offield. I am 28 years old, and I hate leaving my house. I do not like places that are not New Mexico. I make some exceptions for Phoenix and Las Vegas and Ireland, but if I could never go anywhere again, I would be a very happy person. Unfortunately, I …

Thoughts

Just Like Other Girls

This is a very long post on some thoughts I’ve been having with Women’s Day coming up. It also comes with a content warning: sexual assault, abuse, patriarchal bullshit. I’ll give you this picture of Bill Clinton pushing a car uphill if you need to click out before we begin.  I wished I was a …