Would Your Book Pass The Bedchel Test?

Do you know what the Bechdel Test is? I only heard of it recently, which makes me sad as a feminist. The Bechdel test, named for the cartoonist Alison Bechdel who came up with it in a comic called Dykes to Watch Out For, consists of three rules. If a movie didn’t follow these threeContinue reading “Would Your Book Pass The Bedchel Test?”

Women Hurting Women

  This post could be sub titled, let me take a break from talking about writing to complain about something that pisses me off almost every day.   Women uphold what we refer to as ‘the patriarchy’ more than any man I have ever seen.   This post could also be sub titled, “Let meContinue reading “Women Hurting Women”